H.E. Younis Al Khoori


H.E. Younis Al Khoori is the Undersecretary at the Ministry of Finance UAE, a position he has held since 2007. In this role, H.E. is responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of areas such as governing budget, revenue operations, revenue diversifications, financial policies and procedures, and support functions.

H.E. also supervises the UAE’s tax and budget related matters as well as agreements including ‘avoidance of double taxations’ and exchange of tax information with OECD and FATCA. With such an important role in the financial sector, H.E. also assists in managing the UAE’s relations with regional and international institutions such as the IMF, World Bank, Arab Monetary Fund, and OPEC Fund.

Prior to his current roles, H.E. worked as the IT Director at the Department of Finance from 1997-2005. From 1995 – 1997, he was a Project Engineer at Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). In addition to his roles, H.E. has served on the board of several organisations which include the Central Bank of the UAE, UAE General Pension and Social Services Authority, Emirates Development Bank, UAE University, Al-Etihad Credit Bureau, Federal Tax Authority and the Arab Monetary Fund.

H.E. holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Boston University, USA and a Master of Science in Engineering Management from Northeastern University, USA.”