Dubai Government


To be the strategic partner for the Government of Dubai in economic policy-making.


To advise the government on innovative economic strategies and advocate sound economic policies that promote prosperous business environments, productivity, and a healthy investment climate, as well as to enhance Dubai's competitiveness in the world economy.

DEC Members

The Dubai Economic Council is composed of forty-eight members (including the Chairman) representing various sectors in Dubai's economy. The members are nominated by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, UAE Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and serve three year terms that may be renewed.

The members are as follows:


HE Juma Al Majed
HE Juma Al Majed

As Chairman of the Dubai Economic Council it is my personal mission to ensure that all members exhibit the dedication that is essential in moving the Council towards becoming Dubai’s strategic partner in economic policy decision-making. Guided by the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, and following in his footsteps, the Council will persist in its strive for excellence.