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UAE Maritime Week Steering Committee

5 - 9 May 2025
Held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure

A steering committee of major Middle East maritime and logistics leaders has been formed for UAE Maritime Week. The Steering Committee is Chaired by Her Excellency Eng. Hessa Al Malek, Executive Advisor to the Minister for Maritime Transport Affairs. The regional expertise of the Steering Committee and the international reach of the Seatrade Maritime brand will combine to deliver a series of meetings, conferences, events and experiences of which Seatrade Maritime Logistics Middle East is the flagship trade exhibition and conference forum.

Her Excellency Eng. Hessa Al Malek

Executive Advisor to the Minister for Maritime Transport Affairs

Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure (MOEI)

Capt.Ibrahim AlBlooshi

 Director of Ports and Maritime Affairs


His Excellency Mohamed Al Kaabi

UAE Permanent Representative to IMO

UAE Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure (MOEI)

Eng. Hamad Al Maghrabi


CO Offshore International

Capt. Saif Al Mheiri


Abu Dhabi Maritime

Rania Tadros

Office Managing Partner

 Stephenson Harwood LLP

Mohamed Al Ali

SVP Offshore Logistics, ADNOC Logistics & Services,

 ADNOC Group

Capt. Mayed Al Ameriy

Harbour Master

Port of Fujairah

Zina S

General Manager - Group (UAE/IRAQ/KSA)


Fazel A. Fazelbohy



Anders Østergaard

Group CEO & Member of the Board


Capt. Michael Magee

Group Harbour Master, RAK Ports Vice President at International Harbour
Masters Association

Capt. Yaqoob H. Abdullah

Head of Administration & Director Marketing & Promotions

Sharjah Ports Authority

H.E Prof Dr. Ismail Abdel Ghafar Ismail Farag

President - The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport

Saeed AlZari

Group Vice President - Government Affairs


Capt. Humeed Al Blooshi


ADNOC Petroleum Ports Authority

Mr. Abdulaziz Sabri

Acting President

Bahri Marine Services

Nadia AbdulAziz

Vice President,


Sarah Al Qahtani

Chartering Manager / Commercial & Operations,

 Bahri Dry Bulk

Dr.Carolin Stumm 

Area Managing Director

Hapag-Lloyd Middle East Shipping L.L.C.

Dr.Aysha AlBusmait 

IMO Goodwell Ambassador to UAE