His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, issued a decision regarding the formation of the Board of Directors of the Emirates Cultural and Sports Club headed by Yousef Abdullah Al-Batran and naming Khaled Humaid Al Suwaidi as First Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and naming Walid Muhammad Abdul Karim as Second Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors.
The decision stipulates that the membership of the administration includes Khalaf Salem bin Anbar, Saeed Ali Musabah Al-Nuaimi, Abdullah Ibrahim Al-Taweel, Youssef Ali Al-Balushi, Arefa Saleh Al-Falahi, Jamal Ahmed Al-Qursi, and this decree is effective from the date of its issuance and is published in the Official Gazette.
A decision was also issued to form the Board of Directors of the Emirates Football Club, headed by Youssef Abdullah Al-Batran, and naming Abdullah Ibrahim Al-Taweel as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company, and the membership of Thani Salem Al-Shehhi, Arefa Saleh Al-Falahi, Khalil Ibrahim Al-Taweel, Basem Abdullah Al-Shamsi, Mansour Hussein Ibrahim.
The decision also included the formation of the Board of Directors of the Emirates Investment Club Company, headed by Yousef Ali Al Balushi, and the designation of Saeed Ali Musabeh Al Nuaimi as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, and the membership of Nasser Tahnoun Al Naqbi, Omar Muhammad Khalifa Al Suwaidi, and Sheikha Ali Ghanem Al Ali.
For his part, Yousef Abdullah Al-Batran, Chairman of the Emirates Club, valued the precious trust placed by His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, member of the Supreme Council of Ras Al Khaimah, His Highness Sheikh Muhammad bin Saud Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah, and Sheikh Ahmed bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme President of the Club, to the Emirates Club Board of Directors. With its new formation, stressing that this confidence gives us the motivation and incentive to make the club a sports edifice that serves the ambitions and aspirations of athletes and all community groups in the emirate, believing in the national approach and based on the strategic plans that the club will pursue during the next stage.
He said that the board of directors will work on the path of achieving successes and achievements in a team spirit with football companies and investment to support the club’s position and enhance its destination among advanced sports clubs, stressing that the club will continue its work and implement its initiatives and development projects for all games at the level of the emirate.
He also explained that the club’s board of directors aspires to be worthy of this great trust and responsibility placed upon it, and to work to fulfill its duties and obligations in line with the vision of His Highness the Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah and his Crown Prince, wishing that the new board would contribute to its new structure by achieving positive results for all sports teams in all competitions and games. Wishing them all success in the club’s career.
On the other hand, Youssef Al-Batran indicated that the first meeting of the new council will be held with all members, today at the club’s headquarters to set the outlines of work in the club during the next stage.