Hussain al Nowais, Chairman of Waha Capital

Hussain al Nowais is the chairman of Waha Capital, a leading publicly listed investment company operating in the U.A.E. and Middle East region. Waha Capital invests in multiple sectors including aircraft leasing, offshore oil and gas services, real estate development and financial services. Headquartered in Abu Dubai, Waha Capital strives to build sustainable and valuable returns on regional and global markets for shareholders across various sectors.


Since its founding in 1997, Waha Capital has deployed assets in areas that add value. The company has grown into one of the top investment companies in the Middle East. It sets the industry’s standards in investment expertise, professionalism, candor and corporate governance. Mr. Al Nowais and the company work hard to generate returns for shareholders and investors on a regional and global level while bringing the transference of knowledge, skills and technology into Abu Dhabi and the greater Middle East.