Khazna’s board members are
Mounir is the Executive Director of Information & Communications Technology (ICT), with responsibility for Mubadala’s satellite communications, information technology, and telecommunications portfolio.
Mounir serves as the Chairman across a number of organizations including Khazna Data Centers Limited, the only dedicated commercial wholesale data center offering in the UAE; Cognit, the joint venture established between Mubadala and IBM to be the exclusive provider of IBM Watson in the MENA region;
He has over 25 years of international business experience and has held several high-level positions in sectors including investment and development, real estate, healthcare, retail and venture capital.
Board Positions: Al Yah Satellite Communications Company, Emerging Markets Telecommunications Services Limited, Injazat Data Systems, Khazna Data Center Limited, and Star Satellite Communications Company.
Mounir holds a BA in Economics, an MA in Economics, as well as an MBA – all from Warwick University.
Sara is a Vice President in Mubadala’s Aerospace, Renewables and ICT Communications platform. She assists across various roles within the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) unit within the platform, including business development and asset management.
Prior to joining Mubadala, Sara was previously a business analyst at BP International for over three years. She was responsible for setting up the economic model for foreign shareholders, as well as monitoring the performance and business development of key assets.
In addition to serving as a member of Khazna’s board of directors, Sara also sits on the board of Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat), the multipurpose satellite solutions provider.
Ananda Bose is a senior professional with experience of over 25 years in consulting firms and telecommunication operators, handling diverse areas such as finance, strategy, wholesale, regulatory affairs, legal, corporate governance, systems implementation
Ananda has worked with some of the largest middle-eastern telecom operators and international consulting firms. Before moving to the telecom industry in 2003, he worked for 11 years in management consulting with international firms such as Arthur Andersen, Ernst & Young and Coopers & Lybrand, mostly in their telecom practices.
In du, Ananda is responsible for the Wholesale & Corporate Affairs department that includes International & National Wholesale, Investments, Supply Chain & Logistics, Legal, Regulatory Affairs, Risk Management
Ananda is a member of the Board of Directors of EITC Investment Holdings and Khazna Data Centers. He is also on the Board of Anghami, the largest music streaming company in the middle-east.
Ananda holds a bachelor’s degree with honors in Accounting and a master’s degree in business management from India. He is also a professionally qualified Cost and Management Accountant.