Al-Ketbi in the List of 50 Most Influential Women in the Arab World
Emirates Policy Center | 9 July 2018
Abu Dhabi, July 9, 2018 – Arabian Business magazine on July 2018 has chosen Dr. Ebtesam Al-Ketbi, President of Emirates Policy Center in its list of 50 Most Influential Women in the Arab World.
The magazine pointed out that Dr. Al-Ketbi was chosen because she is the first female to lead an independent think tank in the Arab world. As the inaugural president of the Emirates Policy Center since September 2013, Dr. Al-Ketbi explores current and future issues affecting the UAE and the region, providing strategic analysis that is used by governments and international institutions.
Dr. Al-Ketbi also chairs EPC’s annual Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate which has become one of the renowned international platforms to discuss regional and international security.
The magazine indicated that Dr. Al-Ketbi has also been a professor of Political Science at United Arab Emirates University for 20 years and is a member of the Consultative Commission of the Gulf Cooperation Council.