Omar Sharif holds a bachelor's Degree in Human Resources Management from the Canadian University in Dubai. He also completed DP World Leadership Development Program from American University of Sharjah.
Omar joined DP World in 2000 as trainee in the Human Resources Department, and has worked in various sections like HR Amin, Performance, ER, Compensation & Benefits. In 2005, he was deployed to manage the HR Training and Development section. In 2009, Omar became the Recruitment & Emiratisation Manager for DP World UAE Region.
Currently, Omar holds the position of Manager – Cruise Business and Operations, overseeing the whole Cruise & Ferry Operations at Mina Rashid.
He is a sportsman and plays all kind of sports, especially Tennis.