Board of Directors

  Dr. Shawqi Mir Hashem Khoory

  Chairman/ Director of Healthcare Investment

Dr. Shawqi is a UAE national and a leading Gastroenterologist consultant. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Rashid Hospital, one of the oldest and largest hospital in UAE. Rashid Hospital was built in 1973 and is a part of the Dubai Healthcare Authority. Dr. Shawqi has a work experience of almost 35 years in the UAE.             

He pursued his studies in Cairo, Germany and UK. He has been bestowed with a number of Certificate of Excellence and the Certificate of Appreciation awards from the Dubai Government as well as Department of Health and Medical Sciences (DOHMS), Dubai.

Dr. Shawqi is now concentrating in MHK Healthcare Investment in UAE region.

Shoaib Mir Hashem Khoory

Managing Director

Shoaib Khoory, a UAE national, had joined Emirates Airlines in 1985, when it was formed. He was part of the initial team responsible for setting up the airline from fleet planning, flight scheduling and general product planning.

He held several important positions during 20 years of association with Emirates Airlines such as Manager of International Airlines, General Manager of U.K. & Ireland, Senior General Manager of Commercial Operations (Middle East, Africa & CIS), etc. In 2004, he retired from Emirates Airlines in the position of Senior Vice President – Procurement & Logistics and joined Mir Hashem Khoory LLC as Managing Director.

Shoaib holds significant positions in joint Stock Companies, Government & Private sectors. He was a Board Member of Etisalat UAE and Etisalat Group. He is currently one of the Board Member of Dubai Real Estate Corporation, MAHY Khoory & Co. LLC, Jebel Ali Cement and Mir Hashem Khoory LLC. He is also a Board Member of Emirates NBD, Emirates Islamic Bank and a Chairman of the Board in Dubai Bank after merging with Emirates NBD.


Shoaib is the Chairman of Lycee Francais International de Dubai (AFLEC – French School in Dubai). He was appointed as a Chairman of the Board of International Concept Education (a French School in Meydan) and a Holding Company for Education in Dubai.                 


 Shafiq Mir Hashem Khoory

 Executive Director

Shafiq holds a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado at Denver - USA and an MBA from the University of Wollongong, Australia. He started his career with Dubai Aluminum Company (DUBAL) in 1995, where he progressed through the ranks and held the position of Head of Mechanical Engineering (Smelter Expansion Division) when he left in 2004.             

Shafiq then joined Palm District Cooling in 2004 as Acting General Manager. He was part of the initial team who developed this start-up company into a leading utility company with assets close to US$ 1 Billion. He was in the position of Managing Director when he left PDC in 2010.

Shafiq is currently holding the position of Executive Director at Mir Hashem Khoory LLC, where he is responsible for Management, Operations and Business Development. He is also a Board Member of the company.

Shafiq Khoori is a team leader who involves in several business activities of MHK and the group.


Sharif Mir Hashem Khoory 


Sharif Khoory is UAE National and a Degree holder of B.S. Economics from Portland States University. Sharif holds Certificate of Accomplishments in Core Credit, International Funding and Foreign Exchange, Commercial Credit and Bills in London on 1984 and had attended numerous Banking and Finance Seminars.

Sharif is employed at Galadari Brothers Co. LLC .  The Galadari Brothers is the holding company and investing in variety of businesses ranging from Publishing, Trading, Engineering, Hospitality, Real Estate, Travel and Tourism, Retail and Entertainment. The operation of the group has spread out across the globe with 3,000 employees and over $500 Million turnover of successful businesses.

In 1987 to September 2006, Sharif was an Executive Director of Galadari Ice Cream Co., the largest Licensee of Baskin Robbins brand in the world with more than 500 Ice Cream dipping stores (retail outlet) throughout the Gulf Countries. 

In 1984 to 1987, Sharif was Grade “A” Officer in Dubai Bank Ltd. He worked in Operations, Bills, Foreign Exchange and Credit (Marketing Administration Department). Through 1980 up to 1984, he was a Chief Officer of Accounts Department in Ministry of Finance.

 Dr. Mohammad Salim Al Olama  


H.E. Dr. Mohammad Salim AL Olama, Undersecretary of UAE Ministry of Health, has received his M.D. from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and he has an MBA from Boston University and MPH from Harvard School.

In 1998 he joined Department of Health and Medical Services and eventually earned his spot as CEO of Hospital Services Sector & Acting CEO of Clinical Supports Services Sector where he had to lead and oversee the process of developing new projects and business development in relation to delivering healthcare and clinical support services.

Dr. Al Olama is a member of many organizations such as American College of healthcare Executives in USA, Irish Medical in Ireland and Beta Gama Sigma Honorary Society for Business School in USA. Due to his hard work and dedication, he has been appointed recently as an Undersecretary of UAE Ministry of Health.  

 Fahad Mohammad Mir Hashem Khoory


Mr. Fahad Mohammad Mir Hashem Khoory has a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Accounting from the Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai in 1995.

In 1994, prior his graduation, he started his training to manage diverse business from their family establishment. After completing his degree, he joined Dubai Civil Aviation Finance Team.

Mr. Fahad is leading now more than 20 nos. of companies including sectors in Trading, Oil and Gas, Pharmaceutical, Transportation, Technical Consulting, Food and Beverages etc.

Despite of diligent and occupied business schedules, Mr. Fahad is enjoying his fashion in sports activity.

 Hassan Abdulmagied Seddiqi


Hassan Abdulmagied Seddiqi graduated in 2005 and holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida, USA.

Following his graduation, he started his career at Emirates NBD as an Executive Trainee in the Corporate Department.

Having completed two years in the Banking industry, Hassan decided to join the family business heading the Human Resources Department. An active member of the leadership team, Hassan is recognized as a dynamic agent of change and a go-to leader endlessly striving to take the organization to the next level. Hassan was appointed as Board Member at MHK in Apr 2014.

 Mohamed Sharaf


Mohamed Sharaf holds a Bachelor degree major in Accountancy from Concordia University at Montreal, Canada. He is also a US Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Mohamed has over 13 years of experience in the field of Finance & Accounting . He started his career in Ernst & Young in 2003, and has a vast experience in different sectors such as Banking, Real Estate and Service.             

Mohamed currently holds a senior position within the Finance Department at Jebel Ali Free Zone.

In addition to the above achievements, Mohamed has joined MHK Board Member in Apr 2014.

 Neda Zand


Mrs. Neda Zand is a business magnet with strong medical experience. She has a vast experience in general trading such as high end brands in the UAE market and across the world.

Mrs. Zand been acting as Executive Director responsible for Health and Education at MHK Group, she has successfully completed the Kent Collage School and Medeor Hospital.