Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum
(born December 25, 1945) is the Deputy Ruler of Dubai and the Minister of Finance and Industry of the United Arab Emirates
(UAE). He is the second son of the late ruler, Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum
Sheikh Hamdan received his early education in the Emirates then attended Bell School of Languages, Cambridge. He and his brother, Sheik Mohammed
, control the state-owned Dubai Ports World
along with the Dubai Holding Co.
and its many subsidiary companies which have wide ranging investments in hotels, apartment buildings, banking and finance, and healthcare facilities, He is also the Minister of Finance and Industry.
Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum has six children; three boys and three girls.The boys are Rashid , Saeed and Maktoum.
Sheik Ramdan is the owner of Windlesham Moor
, a country house
, and former royal residence, at Sunningdale
. It is used throughout the summer months (July to September) by its current owner, his family, and other Arab dignitaries.
Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum has been the head of the UAE's delegation at the International Monetary Fund
and the OPEC Fund
Sheikh Hamdan was born on December 25, 1945. He was the second of four sons of the late ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum
Sheikh Hamdan's formal schooling began in Dubai. He attended Al Madrasah Al-Ahlia, where he studied mathematics, English, basic sciences, Arabic and Islamic studies. He went on to complete his... Read More