Mahmoud Adi

CEO, Hub71

Mahmoud Adi serves as the CEO of Hub71 which launched in March 2019, a 1-billion-dirham initiative driven by Mubadala, supported by the Abu Dhabi Government. Prior to this, Adi was a Vice President of the Mubadala Technology, Manufacturing and Mining (TM&M) platform and oversaw a portfolio of technology companies as part of the TM&M mandate.

With over ten years of experience working at Mubadala, including at GLOBALFOUNDRIES, a semi-conductor Mubadala company, Mahmoud has extensive experience in major technology projects such as designing strategic M&A deals and successfully delivering corporate venture programs.

Prior to this, Adi was a founding partner at an early stage venture investment firm leading over 12 portfolio startups. He has built his career as an investment professional and entrepreneur.

Mahmoud holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. He also graduated with B.S in Mechanical Engineering from the Petroleum Institute in Abu Dhabi with Honor and Distinction.

Mahmoud was born and grew up in Abu Dhabi and has studied and worked in the US.