Jasim Husain Thabet

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director at TAQA and Deputy Chairman of Masdar

Jasim Husain Thabet serves as Abu Dhabi National Energy Company’s (TAQA) Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, a role he has held since July 2020. Mr. Thabet, who was elected to TAQA’s Board of Directors in 2019, is an energy industry veteran with more than two decades of experience.

Prior to his role at TAQA, he served as CEO & MD of Abu Dhabi Power Corporation, where he leveraged the company’s portfolio of assets throughout the value-chain to support the transformation of the power and water sector in the UAE. He also served as CEO of the National Central Cooling Company PJSC (Tabreed), where he drove capacity expansion and revenue growth.

Mr. Thabet sits on the board of Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Etihad Aviation Group, Abu Dhabi Ports and Masdar.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Saint Martin’s University in the United States.