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H.H Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi

H.H Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr al Qasimi ruler of Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah , he was raised and received his early education in Ras Al Khaimah, until he graduated from high school, then went to USA to continue his higher education. He joined the University of Michigan where he studied Economics and Political Science. After finishing his higher education in 1979, he returned to UAE and was appointed as chief of Ras Al Khaimah Royal Court (Al Diwan Al Amiri). In 1986, His Highness was appointed as Chairman of of Ras Al Khaimah Municipal Council. He also chaired many boards of companies. His father Sheikh Saqr Bin Mohammad al-Qassimi appointed him as Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah.
Shortly after becoming Deputy Ruler in 2005, he established Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority to implement, develop and manage the infrastructure. He ruled Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah in October 27, 2010, after the death of his father Sheikh Saqr Bin Mohammad al-Qassimi, and became member of the Supreme Council of the Union.