H.E. Eng. Hessa Al Malek
Eng. Hessa Al Malek is a well-known name in the maritime sector in the UAE and regionally.
Boasting an experience of over 20 years, Eng. Hessa has dabbled in a multitude of fields including urban planning and development, maritime transport, land design and management, and public works. Her area of expertise includes maritime strategy, policy, and governance in the maritime sector, maritime legislation, maritime education and training, port development infrastructure, as well as certifications in a number of maritime training courses related to strategy, policymaking, management, human resources and more.
Over the years, her work has gained recognition from numerous reputed awards and entities. Some of her accolades include The UAE Prime Minister Accolade for the Best Executive Director of the Federal Government 2019, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Government Excellence Awards; the Personality of the Year 2017 at Seatrade Maritime Award in the Middle East, India Subcontinent & Africa; Maritime Standard Women in Shipping Awards 2018 in the Middle East, India Subcontinent & Africa; Integrated performance Award for women in the Maritime sector 2019 at Seatrade Maritime Awards in the Middle East. Indian Subcontinent and Africa and more.