Mr. Samir Chaturvedi is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD), the integrated trade and industrial hub of Abu Dhabi. In his role, Mr. Chaturvedi oversees KIZAD’s portfolio of assets, activities, operations and growth strategy.
Mr. Chaturvedi brings over 35 years’ experience working with global organisations in the fields of logistics, shipping, supply chain management, automotive, infrastructure and real estate development. He brings critical skillsets for developing a robust interface between industrial zones and global customers, in addition to developing and executing business strategies.
Prior to joining Abu Dhabi Ports, Mr. Chaturvedi held the position of Senior Vice President with Economic Zones World (EZW) and Jafza. During his years with EZW and Jafza, he played various roles within the organisation and made a considerable impact in getting these entities to their current position in the industry.
Mr. Chaturvedi is an alumnus of Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design (GSD), the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) UK, and Annamalai University in India.