Jassim Al Marzooqi joined Emirates Investment Authority in October of 2014, following his graduation from Iowa State University in Economics and Political Science Cum Laude, to pursue a career in the field of investments. Mr. Al Marzooqi was selected as part of the EIA Investment Leadership Program (ILP) working in various asset classes which include Private Equity, Private Debt, Infrastructure, Hedge Funds, Equities, and Strategic Assets. Mr. Al Marzooqi played a lead role in working with Strategic Assets holdings, taking an active role, to improve their capabilities and guide them through strategy definition and implementation support. Mr. AlMarzooqi is fluent in both Arabic and English.
Currently, Jassim Al Marzooqi is part of Abu Dhabi Global Market team tasked with the establishment and development of the ADGM Knowledge Hub, aligned with Abu Dhabi’s vision of building a knowledge based economy by focusing on human capital development in the financial sector. Jassim helped establish the ADGM Academy (ADGMA), a pillar of the ADGM Knowledge Hub, and is currently heading Operations within the organization. Additionally, he is leading the ADGMA Research Centre and the National Employability Programs, which has contributed to the employment of over 350 Emirati Nationals in the private sector.