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Dr. Khater Massaad

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Company Description: Tiles can be produced as glazed and unglazed tiles. The group of ceramic products that the manufacturing company will produce is known as the "bulk" or "commodity"...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • PhD , Geophysics
  • Msc , Mathematics
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Board of Directors | Star Industrial Holding, 13 Feb 2014 [cached]
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In 1991 Dr. Massaad began to create RAK Ceramics. Within two decades, RAK Ceramics became a global player and ranked among top 5 producers of ceramics on an international scale. Dr. Massaad's career in the Middle East region began in earnest in the early eighties when he commenced geophysical investigations for clay deposits, dams and water in the GCC and Levant countries.
He was assigned the position of "Project Manager" for various underground water projects in the United Arab Emirates and in the Sultanate of Oman. In 2003, Dr. Khater Massaad was appointed Advisor to The Crown Prince & Deputy Ruler of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi.
He plays a key role in the development of the Emirate which has so far encompassed high value investment ventures in the hotel & tourism industry, logistics, computer hardware industry, and high value consumer products such as exclusive porcelain ware. As CEO of the RAK Investment Authority (RAKIA) a position which he was appointed to in 2005, RAKIA has attracted more than US $1 billion in industrial investments into Ras Al Khaimah. In addition, Dr. Massaad is the Executive Chairman of RAKEEN - the land master-planner and developer in real estate & township development in the Emirate & many international projects.
Dr Massaad is a Swiss National with a PhD in Geophysics and an Msc in Mathematics from Switzerland. He also holds the various positions in RAK ventures.
RAK News [cached]
Commenting on the launch, Dr. Khater Massaad, Chairman and Member of the Board, Rakeen said, 'Rakeen's fresh approach to development will act as a catalyst for growth and transform Ras Al Khaimah into a modern and flourishing destination that can capitalise on its huge tourism and commercial potential.
During the Press Conference, Dr Massaad signed contracts with the associates involved with Bab Al Bahr and thanked the companies for their support.
In addition to Dr Massaad, five representatives from associate companies also addressed the press conference, including Dr Imad Haffar, Chief Operating Officer, Rakeen; Aladdin El Khudary, Senior Vice President and Head of Real Estate and Commercial Finance Division, Union National Bank; Andrew Chambers, Managing Director, Asteco Property Management; Ahmed Balbaa, President, B&G Hotels and Resorts and Wahid Attalla.
Under the experienced management of Spectrum Consultants, as one of the region's leading consultancy houses and experts in property development and hospitality, I am assured that Bab Al Bahr will become a distinguished destination and will enable Rakeen to achieve its strategic objectives within a short period of time,' Dr. Massaad added.
RAKIA CEO Dr. Khater Massaad receives ‘fDi Personality of the Year’ Award
RAKEEN will launch its projects on December 09 -, 26 June 2005 [cached]
Announcing the launch dates, Dr Khater Massaad, Chairman, Board of Directors, and CEO RAKEEN said, 'RAKEEN will be a visionary developer and master planner committed to building sustainable projects in the emirate and beyond.
Management of RAK Logistics LLC, 26 April 2014 [cached]
Dr. Khater Massaad serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of RAK Ceramics Company PSC and RAKEEN Development PJSC. Dr. Massaad serves as Chief Executive Officer of RAK Investment Authority at RAK Minerals and Metals Investments. He serves as Managing Director of Rak Airways. He has been an Advisor to H.H. The Crown Prince & Deputy Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah since August 2003. He co-founded Ras Al Khaimah Ceramics Company PSC (also known as RAK Ceramics) and serves as its Chief Executive Officer, where Dr. Massaad has been directed the globalization drive through a rapid diversification programme. As managing Director of Al Hamra fort Hotel & Beach resort, he has played a major role in the tourism sector for the emirate of Ras al Khaimah. Dr Massaad holds a Master's degree in Engineering and a Phd in Geophysics.
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