H.E. Rashed Lahej Al Mansoori
Director General, General Administration of Customs
H.E. Rashed Lahej Al Mansoori is the Director General of the General Administration of Customs - Abu Dhabi, the governmental body that works to implement the customs policy prescribed by authorities and supervise the inspection and movement of goods into the country beside inspection of travelers and the collection of customs duties in accordance with the laws and regulations of the country.
H.E. Al Mansoori provides overall operational and strategic leadership to General Administration of Customs - Abu Dhabi. Aside from his responsibilities at Abu Dhabi Customs, H.E. also concurrently serves as the Manager of IT Advisory Services at Mubadala Investment Company, a wholly-owned investment vehicle of the Abu Dhabi Government. He is also member of the Security, Justice and Safety Committee of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council and member of Board of the Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority. His Excellency also holds the position of the Chairman of Board of Abu Dhabi Statistics Center.
H.E. previously held the position of the Chairman of the Board of Bayanat Company; Head of the Abu Dhabi Statistics Center Executive Committee; Board Member of Musanada Company; Member of the Infrastructure & Environment Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council; Vice Chairman of Al Taif Technical Services as well as Director General of ADSIC.
Prior to ADSIC’s transformation into a full-fledged Centre in 2008, H.E. Al Mansoori acted as the organization’s Chairman while it existed as the Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Committee from 2005 to 2008.
Possessing over 20 years of experience in the IT field, H.E. Rashed Al Mansoori has spent most of his career managing IT infrastructure and large IT projects and supervising IT department operations.
His Excellency holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Colorado, USA. He has undergone various extensive leadership and management training programs conducted by renowned institutions such as the Harvard Business School and the IMD World Competitiveness Center.