Sandstorm Automotive factory is founded by Dr. Majida Alazazi, the first Emirati woman to receive a PhD in supply chain management and industries from the UAE University. She started her experience as a businesswoman in 2004 and worked on a variety of projects. She moved to a greater aspiration, the automotive industry, in search of a challenge. Her main objective was to support the country economically by exporting a national car. Dr. Majida has a good 19 years of experience in Supply Chain Management, Commercial Contracts, Procurement and Operations. Practical Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) degree in Supply Chain Management and Manufacturing from UAE University.
Astute Communication and Leadership skills. Ability to coach, manage, and motivate professionals in challenging environments and committed to promoting creativity, innovation and effective problem solving. Experienced professional with broad exposure to the Military Automotive Industry, Health sector and various other Government sectors.
Solid experience in planning, implementing, and executing strategies resulting in greater customer confidence and strengthened business results. Proficient in management of projects, resources and versatile experience as of six companies & one office furniture factory since 2004.
Sandstorm is bringing to the light a long-awaited dream of producing the first locally manufactured civilian car (4x4) off-road in the UAE, reinforcing Emirate’s leading role in the region.