His Highness Sheikh Faisal Bin Saqr Al Qasimi was born in 1960 in the United Arab Emirates. He spent his early years studying in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, before he moved to the USA to pursue his higher education. He joined the Eastern Michigan University, where he graduated in 1983.
Returning to the UAE, HH Sheikh Faisal started working for the UAE Government before he was appointed Chairman of Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries in 2003. He has been holding this position ever since.
HH Sheikh Faisal made of Ras Al Khaimah-based Julphar one of the UAE’s most influential and ambitious local businesses that is making an impact on the global stage and strives to thrive in international markets. He firmly believes Ras Al Khaimah’s significant development makes it one of the best places for the pharmaceutical industry, with the global healthcare market continuing to grow at a tremendous rate.
HH Sheikh Faisal strongly believes his employees’ teamwork and leadership will benefit Julphar to keep on providing high quality, affordable medicines to people, now and in future generations.