Prominent Emirati politician who began serving as the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs for the United Arab Emirates in 2008. Previously, he was named the Minister of State for the Federal National Council.
He earned a master's degree in political science from George Washington University in 1984 and a PhD from King's College of Cambridge University in 1990.
Between 2006 and 2007, he was the Chairman of the National Election Committee.
He was born into the distinguished Gargash trading family. His father's name is Mohammed. He has a sister named Maha.
He has worked in a respected cabinet position under Prime Minister Mohammed Bin-rashid Al-maktoum.