Hadi Badri

CEO, Emaar International PJSC at Emaar

Hadi is also Chairman of the Board of NAMSHI and he serves as a Board Director of Emaar India, ROVE Hotels and Mirage Leisure & Development.Hadi joined EMAAR Properties in 2015. Since joining, Hadi has served as Chief Strategy Officer, Acting Head of HR and Acting Chief Digital Officer.Prior to EMAAR, Hadi had over 9 years of management consulting and corporate strategy experience and 5 years of global private equity experience.Hadi joined Bain & Company in 2010 as a Case Team Leader and was promoted to Manager in 2011. Hadi was promoted again to Principal in 2014. At Bain, Hadi developed strategies for leading conglomerates and financial institutions.Hadi was previously Executive Director of the CEO's Office at SHUAA Capital where he was responsible for corporate strategy, M&A and special projects.Hadi transferred to SHUAA from Dubai International Capital (DIC) where he joined as an Associate in 2004 before being promoted to Associate Director in 2007 and again to Executive Director in 2009. At DIC, Hadi was involved in the deployment of over $5BN in regional and international buyouts, growth and development capital deals, minority stakes, pre-IPOs, public equities and LP interests.In 2006, Hadi was seconded to The Carlyle Group in Washington DC. During his time at Carlyle, Hadi served as an Associate with Carlyle Venture Partners and focused on US growth buyouts.Hadi was previously an Associate in the Strategy Department of The Executive Office of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.Hadi served as a Global Shaper at the World Economic Forum.Hadi holds a BA, Magna Cum Laude Honors in Economics from Tufts University in Massachusetts, USA.


  • CEO, Emaar International PJSC

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