Mr.-Thani-Al-Zeyoudi

Mr. Thani Al-Zeyoudi

International Renewable Energy Agency, Directorate of Energy and Climate Change at UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Thani Al-Zeyoudi is the Department Head of the International Renewable Energy Agency "IRENA" within the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs – The Directorate of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) on secondment basis. Thani is also the Focal Point of the UAE on issues related to International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). He has supported the joint efforts of the Government of the United Arab Emirates and effectively participated throughout the bid stages with success to award hosting the IRENA headquarters in the Capital City of Abu Dhabi. Prior to IRENA, Thani worked in Masdar as Clean Development Mechanism and ZAKUM Field for Abu Dhabi Marine Oil Company.

Mr. Al-Zeyoudi has a Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering from the Tulsa University and an MBA from New York Institute of Technology.