H.E Ahmed Obaid Al Mansoori is the founder of the Strategists Center, a think tank focused on the Middle East Geo-political affairs. He is also the managing director of Al-Mansoori Consultancy, which provides consultancy services to governments, NGOs and private corporations.
Formerly, He was member of the UAE Federal National Council, pioneered the development of the UAE space sector including satellites design, manufacturing and operations and established Dubai Consultancy, one of the primary think tanks that assisted the government in sectors development, security, dynamics of power, international relations and regional affairs.
He held many positions in the Government of Dubai and have been instrumental in transforming Dubai into the business and tourism hub of today.
He is also the founder of three museums under the trade-name, Crossroads of Civilizations. These museums aim to promote multi-culturalism, tolerance and positive co-existence through better understanding of civilizations.