Khalil Haddad is a Chief Strategy Officer for the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
He is also a part time advisor for the Mohammad Bin Rashid School of Government which is
the Dubai Government policy and research think tank, and serves on the steering committee
for Emirate Center for Government Knowledge, one of H.H. Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid
Global initiatives and a member of the Dubai Industrial Strategy steering committee.
Prior to joining the chamber, he has spent 12 years working for top tier consulting firms in
the USA, Europe and Middle East helping decision makers overcome challenges in various
areas including strategy operations, supply chain, innovation, productivity, leadership, and
He has co-authored numerous publications and white papers about innovation, business
transformation, local content development and other business advocacy topics. Khalil is also
a speaker in conferences and universities about innovation, entrepreneurship, policy
management and business strategy and operations.
Khalil holds an industry engineering degree in addition to MBA from NYU stern school of business
and a degree of innovation and entrepreneurship from the Stanford school of business.