H.E. Dr. Ahmed Abdul Rahman AlBanna is the UAE Ambassador to India and non-resident Ambassador to Bhutan.
Before that he was the Director of the African Affairs department in the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs looking after bilateral relations between the UAE and the different African countries. He also served as a Director of the Department of Economic Affairs in the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Prior to joining the diplomacy work, he held some major positions in the field of economic, trade promotion & negotiations, Quality and business excellences. H.E. Dr. AlBanna was the Deputy Director General of Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He was the general coordinator of the meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank in Dubai in 2003. Also he served as Advisor to 'Dubai EXPO 2020', Chairman of Dubai Quality Group and a Member of the Dubai Rent Committee.
H.E. Dr. Ahmed AlBanna graduated from American University, Washington, U.S.A., BS & BA in 1981 and in 1995 he received his master degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Hull University. He completed his PhD degree in 2003 from Hull University.
H.E. Dr. Ahmed AlBanna also represented UAE in various key diplomatic and international conferences and seminars. He speaks Arabic and English fluently.