Director – Financial & Administrative Affairs Division
Suad Al Sayed Sharaf is the Director of the Revenue Management at the Central Accounts Division, where she forecasts revenue flows from the Government of Dubai’s entities.
She also manages the execution and implementation of the Government revenue increase plan through applying structural, policy and legal reforms. In addition to that, Suad monitors revenue flows and audit compliance with revenue laws, policies, processes, systems and procedures and direct preparation of revenue reports.
Suad supports the Supreme Financial Committee and other divisions of DOF and directs preparation of annual plan and budget.
At the Central Accounts department, she worked as a financial manager then as the Acting Revenue Director. In the Accounts Division, she started as a senior officer in the settlement section to become the head of the financial accounts section.
Previously, Suad worked in Dubai Electricity & Water Authority as an accountant.
Suad holds a Higher Diploma in Accounting in the Business Section from Dubai Women’s College (Distinction with honours).
This division is in charge of Preparing DOF's general budget draft based on the strategic plan and applying financial policies, regulations and procedures approved by DOF. The division also is responsible for allocating financial resources according to the budget approved by DOF, providing support and logistical and administrative support to all organisational units and following-up on and submitting the annual disbursement reports, and preparing the final account.
Other tasks and competencies include managing and developing the relations with the suppliers, developing an annual plan for periodic maintenance and insurance in order to ensure the safety of the DOF's properties. It is also in control of developing and applying the systems and standards related to security, safety, and cleanness of offices and facilities.