Akram Moideen Thumbay

Director Operations
Construction & Renovation Division
Director - Thumbay Technologies
Member of Thumbay Group Board

An ambitious young man brimming with ideas and enthusiasm, Akram Moideen Thumbay presently heads the Construction & Renovation Division of Thumbay Group, as the Director – Operations and Thumbay Technologies, as Director.

He is also a member of the ‘Thumbay Group Board’, a five-member board which implements the Group’s strategic plans worldwide. Akram Moideen Thumbay was born on the 1st of January 1987 to Dr. Thumbay Moideen, a third generation business entrepreneur and his wife Mrs. Zohra, an accomplished artist from Mangalore, India.

Akram did his schooling at the Lawrence School, Lovedale – Ooty, and the International School of Choueifat, Sharjah – UAE. He completed his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from the American University of Sharjah specializing in Management and Finance in 2010. He has also done BA Business & Management (Honours) from the University of Northampton and M.Sc. Entrepreneurship from the University of Surrey.

Hobbies & Activities

Akram was the President of the Indian Cultural Club at the American University of Sharjah. He has captained Football, Hockey and Cricket teams at school/university levels and won several prizes in swimming and athletics. He is also into snowboarding.

Akram has a passion for travelling and learning about cultures (Europe, North America, Middle East, Asia).

Recognitions & Achievements

  • Akram Moideen - Regions Most Influential Business Leader (40 & Under) [Link]
  • Thumbay Group ranks among ‘Top 50 Private Companies in the UAE’ published by Forbes Middle East.
  • Thumbay Group Wins Four Honors at the Prestigious Annual ‘Business Excellence Awards’
  • Thumbay Group Wins Four Honors at the Prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Awards 2018