H.E Eng Yousif Ahmed Al Ali

Assistant Undersecretary for Electricity, Water & Future Energy Affair, Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure

Through his role in the Ministry, he is leading the development of strategies and policies for the
Electricity & Water sector at the federal level and coordinates the sector’s efforts to achieve the UAE’s
2050 energy vision. Prior joining the Ministry, Eng. Yousif Al Ali was the Executive Director of Masdar
Clean Energy Unit, leading areas of investment, greenfield development, bidding, mergers & acquisitions, asset management and operations for local and global large-scale renewable energy
projects. Part of his role in Masdar was to oversee Masdar’s Energy Services activities, and its
growing portfolio of energy efficiency projects and off-grid renewable energy projects in the MENA
region and international markets. Eng. Yousif serves as a member in the board of Directors for the Federal Nuclear Regulation Authority and many other national and international companies like Shams Power Company, Jordan Wind Power Company (JWPC), Krnovo Green Energy (KGE) in Montenegor and Baynouna Solar Energy PSC. Prior to Joining Masdar, Eng. Al Ali worked as a plant Engineer for Abu Dhabi Polymers at Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).

A UAE national with 18 years of outstanding renewable energy and petrochemical industries experience in Masdar Clean Energy. Eng. Al Ali holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the IE Business School in Madrid, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from UAE University, in addition to being a certified Project Management Professional.