Dr. Rashid Alleem, Chairman of SEWA, ranked 3rd most influential people in the GCC - Emirates24|7

Dr. Rashid Alleem, Chairman of SEWA, ranked 3rd most influential people in the GCC

Honored to be recognized as Top 3rd rank amongst the 25 most influential people in the GCC Utilities industries. This is through doing what H.E Dr. Rashid Alleem loves to do; communicating ideas, sharing knowledge and skills, and showing optimism for future sustainability.

H.E Dr. Rashid Alleem is known as a visionary leader in business, socio – economic, academic, cultural fields, and strategic thinking.  After taking over as a Chairman of Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority in 2014, he reconstructed SEWA and addressed complaints over high domestic electricity and water bills as well as unsatisfactory customer service among others.

H.E Dr. Rashid Alleem, concentrated on resource enhancement to guarantee that all SEWA facilities operate to their full potential. He has let the utility through various long term strategic partnership agreements with globally recognized brands, for example, Siemens, ABB, GE, Rolls Royce and IBM to reinforce the utilization of keen advancements crosswise over different operations in the want to improve benefit conveyance. He has been capable in expediting board more than 12,000 organizations from crosswise over 157 countries and drawing in an enormous $40bn in FDI.

H.E Dr. Rashid Alleem, oversees a total installed capacity of 2.9GW from 53 production units across the emirate, and these are all linked to an $8.6mn control room that managed through supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) technology.

H.E Dr. Rashid Alleem, has received several international honors and awards in different fields. In 2007, Achievement Award by League of Arab States. In 2011, Excellence in Leadership Award from Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry. GCC Best Employer Brand in UAE, GCC Happiness and Peace Ambassador by VP Group 2017.