A leading figure responsible for developing free zones in Dubai
Company: Dubai Technology & Media Free Zone Authority (Tecom Investments)
Position: Deputy director general,
Biography: Abdulhamid Juma was appointed deputy director general of Tecom Investments, part of state-owned Dubai Holding, in August 2006.
Before joining the free zone, Juma was deputy director general of Dubai Development & Investment Authority, a position to which he was appointed in July 2005. In March 2002, Juma was appointed CEO of Dubai Media City, having previously worked as its chief sales and marketing officer since July 2001.
Juma graduated from the University of Colorado in the US with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He also holds a personnel management certificate from Ashridge College in the UK.
Before joining Dubai Media City, Juma spent six years working for Jebel Ali Free Zone, where he was in charge of planning, sales and marketing.
Contact: (+971) 4391 4555
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