SENAAT, one of the largest industrial investment holding companies in Abu Dhabi and the UAE, today joined nationwide celebrations for the UAE Commemoration Day and the 47th UAE National Day Flag Day, bringing together its vibrant community of employees as they honour the spirit of the union and national achievements.

As part of the celebrations, employees enjoyed an exciting array of cultural and heritage activities held at Emirates Palace, featuring traditional folklore performances, traditional Emirati food and an Emirati handicrafts display, showcasing the UAE’s rich traditions and history. A professional henna artist treated female employees to complimentary hand art. In keeping with the UAE’s Year of Zayed, poetry reading session was organized to reflect upon the life, values and timeless legacy of the visionary leader late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

Commenting, H.E. Eng. Jamal Salem Al Dhaheri, CEO of SENAAT said: “On this special occasion, I would like to extend my congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, and Ruler of the Emirate of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and all esteemed rulers of the United Arab Emirates.”

Eng. Jamal added: “The UAE National Day is a wonderful occasion to celebrate the unity, vibrancy and diversity of this great nation. The UAE has made great progress and now competes on a global stage as one of the most advanced and developed societies in the world. This success is underpinned by the spirit of togetherness and pride, with a strong commitment to excellence and achieving the best results in all pursuits. Not one to rest on its laurels, year on year, our wise leadership continues to set new levels of distinction with outstanding achievements throughout the economic, social and cultural domains. Having championed many strategic investments in industrial sectors, SENAAT takes immense pride in contributing to the UAE’s industrial success story on this special occasion. We look forward to continuing to play an active role in the accelerated development of the capital’s and the UAE’s economy.

SENAAT is one of the UAE’s largest industrial holding companies, managing more than AED 27.2 billion of industrial assets and has invested in the non-oil sector an average of AED1.9 billion a year over the last 10 years. Senaat is mandated to create, optimise, promote and champion investments in Abu Dhabi’s industrial sector. It is a key contributor to Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030, which aims to diversify the emirate’s economy away from its reliance on the hydrocarbon sector by developing a strong industrial capability.