Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), has appointed Marwan Saleh Alichla as the Director of the Sharjah Investors Services Center (Saeed), the first fully integrated investors services facility in the emirate.
Launched in November 2019 by Invest in Sharjah at the fifth edition of the Sharjah FDI Forum, Saeed is a one-stop high-end business centre that offers fully-integrated 360-degree government solutions in less than 60 minutes to enable investors set up their businesses across Sharjah.
Announcing the appointment, HE Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal, Executive Chairman of Shurooq, emphasised that the decision aligns with Shurooq’s strategy of investing in human resources and recruiting young talented leaders to lead the implementation of its development projects, and to gain new perspectives to contribute to the development process of the emirate.
Al Sarkal pointed out that in his new role, Marwan Saleh Alichla will add value to Saeed as he draws upon the broad experience and skills acquired throughout his career, particularly during his tenure at Shurooq and Invest in Sharjah.
“We are confident in Marwan Saleh Alichla’s talent and skill-sets to further enhance Saeed’s world-class quality services, and reinforce its advanced integrated service offerings to promote Sharjah as a pro-investor emirate and position it as a regional gateway to international markets,” he added.
Marwan Saleh Alichla, who joined Shurooq in 2013 as Investment Promotion Executive, was promoted to Investment Promotion Manager in 2016 and Head of Investment Promotion at Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah) in 2018.
Prior to the start of his career at Shurooq, Marwan Saleh Alichla had worked as an HR Specialist Payroll & Administration at Emirates Integrated Telecommunication company (du) in Dubai and Invest Bank – Sharjah.
Alichla holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Modern Sciences, Dubai; Bachelors in E- Business Management and Higher Diploma in Business Management (Financial Services) from the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) Sharjah Men’s College.
The Sharjah Investors Services Center (SAEED) forms part of Shurooq’s portfolio of affiliates and initiatives. It operates under Shurooq’s umbrella in a strategic partnership with the Injazat Services and in cooperation with the Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah).