Born in 1971, Khalil Saqer Bin Gharib acquired a number of academic qualifications throughout, including Master’s Degree in Communications & Strategic Relations, Bachelor’s degree in computer networks from The United Kingdom, Higher Diploma in Computer Systems, Diploma in Management, Diploma in Strategic Thinking and an accredited certificate in Marketing Management from the United States. During 2000–2007, he was an Executive Director at Emirates Media and Studies Centre in London, UK, managing activities such as public relations, editing & publishing books and reports and organizing strategic events. Later he has served the Government of Dubai in leadership capacity for Relations Management and is presently engaged with Dubai Customs as Director Corporate Communications.
He is an active member of the Dubai Customs Leadership Committee and has significant role in various other tasks such as Head of the National Identity team, Head of Government Communications Group, Chairman of the Dubai Mass Wedding Committee, Supervisor for GITEX &Carpet Oasis and many more. An individual with dedication, hard work and the zest for self-improvement, his success is a result of his skills and his ability to recognize crises and problems in advance and seek appropriate solution through creative & innovative ideas and implementation.