The Hon. Rashed Al Baloushi

Chief Executive, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange



The Hon. Rashed Al Baloushi has been the Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange since March 2012. The Hon. Al Baloushi served as Director of Clearance, Settlement and Depository Department at ADX since his joining in 2000. He served as Deputy Chief Executive at ADX since 2007.

He served as the Head of Registrar & Depository at the Abu Dhabi Free Zone Authority from October 1997 to April 2000. He was in full charge of the exchange during the period from January 2006 to September 2007, when the trading at ADX reached all time peaks, handling the influx of transactions during the period.

He also played a major role in all the developments that took place in the exchange since inception, including all technical and legal achievements and that includes, among many things, upgrading the trading system, developing market rules and regulations, introducing new facilities and enhancing the e-services provided by the exchange. He received his MBA from the UAE University majoring in Leadership, while he received his BSc in Computer Information Systems from Benedict College, Columbia, South Carolina.

Engaging Developing Countries in the Creative Economy for Sustainable Development

A Lecture by the Hon. The Hon. Rashed Al Baloushi, Chief Executive, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange

The Berlin International Economic Congress
"Global Trends in Creative Economies: Green Industries, Education, Entrepreneurship and Tourism as Drivers of Sustainable Economic Growth"

(Berlin; March 5th-7th, 2014)