Speaker Profile


Job TitleExecutive Chairman

Company NameSharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq)


His Excellency Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal is the Executive Chairman of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), and is one of the key business leaders in Sharjah. His career with Shurooq began as CEO of the authority in 2009 until mid-2018, which he then became the Executive Chairman under an Emiri decree by HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council Ruler of Sharjah.

Al Sarkal has led the authority by realising the vision of HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, and established Shurooq as the driving force behind the transformation of Sharjah as a key investment, tourism, and business destination in the region.

Al Sarkal led major developments and projects by Shurooq, covering tourism, environment, healthcare, logistics, light manufacturing, education and real estate, which has contributed to its on-going success story. 


Conference Sessions


    13-Mar-2019, 15:15 - 16:00, BEIGE ROOM

    A high number of new cities and destinations are currently being built in MENA.  New places are defined by the effective integration of physical, digital and hu...

    • Language: English

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