First female becomes CEO of UAE's Securities and Commodities Authority

Mark Battersby
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Maryam Buti Al Suwaidi was named today (11 October) as the first female chief executive officer of the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) at the grade of Undersecretary. The President, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, issued the Federal Decree announcing the news through the Emirates News Agency. Al Suwaidi was previously the regulator's acting CEO. The official statement said the appointment "comes as part of the efforts taken by the UAE government to develop the performance of government entities and achieve qualitative leaps in the flexibility of their st...

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