Ebtesam Al-Ketbi
United Arab Emirates

President and Founder of the Emirates Policy Center. 

Dr. Ebtesam Al-Ketbi  is a Professor of Political Science at United Arab Emirates University. In recognition of her role and the great respect she enjoys as part of the distinguished elite in the UAE and the Gulf region, Dr. Al-Ketbi was appointed in 2015 as a Member of the Consultative Commission of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). In 2018, she was listed among the ‘50 Most Influential Women’ in the Arab world; in 2019, Dr. Al-Ketbi received the ‘Women Super Achiever Award’ during the World Women Leadership Congress. In 2021, she was made an Advisor on the Global Commission for Post-Pandemic Policy.