Advisory Board and Board of Trustees

Advisory Board
Chairman

Richard Armstrong
Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation 

Maya Allison
Executive Director, New York University Abu Dhabi 

Bharti Kher 
Artist  

Chittrovanu Mazumdar 
Artist  

Sandhini Poddar 
Art Historian

Smita Prabhakar
Founder and Chairperson

Sabih Ahmed
Associate Director and Curator

Board of Trustees
Honorary Chairman

Abdelmonem Alserkal
Founder, Alserkal Avenue

Myrna Ayad
Art Consultant and Cultural Strategist

Hoda Taysir Barakat
Founding Partner, Hoda Barakat Legal Consultancy

Sayed Mustafa Sayed Mohd. Naim Alhashmi
Chief Hospitality and Leisure Officer, Al Wasl Hospitality and Leisure

Abdulhamid Mohamed Abdulhamid Juma

Colm Timothy Mcloughlin
Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Duty Free

Samer Zahed Hosna Alsaifi
Vice-Chairman and Partner, Alcazar Capital

Rajan Sehgal
Managing Director and Business Area Head of Africa & NRI, Credit Suisse

Sayed Abdulfattah Sayed Mansoor Sharaf
Group General Manager, Chief Executive Officer, United Arab Emirates and Head of International, HSBC Bank Middle East