Samer Khalife
Samer Khalife
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President - Business Services
20+ years of finance experience, particularly in technology, communications

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting, UAE University
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Employment History

  • CFO , Aerospace and Engineering Services, Mubadala Development Company
  • Director of Finance at Emirates Integrated Telecom Company (du)
  • Consultant with KPMG in Abu Dhabi

Cyber Security - Related Experience

  • Instrumental role establishing the UAE's first satellite operator, Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat)
  • Led the development of the first wholesale data centre infrastructure in the UAE, Khazna Data Centres Limited
  • Directed du's initial public offering

Board Appointments

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Etisalat Nigeria
  • Member of the Yahsat Board of Directors, including Audit and Risk Committee