Abdulla Al Zaabi
Health and Safety Director
Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC)
Abdulla Ahmed Al Zaabi was appointed the Health and Safety Director of Nawah Energy Company in July 2019. As part of the company that operates and maintains the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, his responsibilities range from managing the health and safety program, industrial safety program, and health and wellness program. He is also responsible for ensuring compliance with the requirements of the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) and the Abu Dhabi Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHAD).
Since 2010, Abdulla Al Zaabi held a number of roles in the Barakah Health, Safety and Environment department of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), including Acting HSE Director. As part of the team in charge of building and overseeing the contractor for the Barakah Plant, Abdulla was responsible for managing the development and implementation of industrial health and safety training plans, managing industrial and physical risks, and conducting investigations into safety-related incidents. He also has experience at Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO), and Dubai Aluminium Company (Dubal).
Abdulla holds a Higher Diploma in Applied Electronics and Computer Systems. He also has a National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health General Certificate (IGC3) and holds an International Diploma in Safety Engineering.