Group CEO and Managing Director
Jasim Husain Thabet serves as TAQA’s Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, a role he has held since July 2020. Jasim, 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.
Jasim sits on the board of Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Etihad Aviation Group and Abu Dhabi Ports.
Jasim holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Saint Martin’s University in the United States.