Sharjil Anwar

Sharjil is a Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”), Chartered Global Management Accountant (“CGMA”) and holds a Bachelors degree in Accountancy from the Arizona State University in United States.

Sharjil Anwar is the newly appointed Chief Financial Officer of Dubai Holding. With over 23 years of financial management experience including corporate finance, restructuring, funding, financial and management accounting, corporate governance and management consulting, Sharjil has a proven track record in this role to oversee the overall financial functions of the Group.

Sharjil has worked in the Middle East since 1994. Prior to joining Dubai Holding, he was Group Chief Financial Officer at Nakheel PJSC, leading the Group’s overall financial management with an active role in the successful implementation of the highly complex financial restructuring and the execution of a revised business plan that placed Nakheel on a new path to growth. 

In addition, he has also held senior positions at Emaar, the Economic City, Siemens Limited and Red Sea Gateway Container Terminal Limited.  

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