Major General Ahmed Naser Al-Raisi is one of the most prominent law enforcement leaders in the United Arab Emirates.
He has more than four decades of law enforcement experience and is an expert in policing, digital transformation, forensics, and international anti-crime coordination. Dr. Al-Raisi is the Inspector General at the Ministry of Interior in the United Arab Emirates and has held this role since 2015.
Dr. Al-Raisi has also played a key role in launching strategic initiatives to enhance smart government programs, working to enhance public-sector services for citizens in line with the UAE’s vision for 2021 and beyond.
Dr. Al-Raisi’s efforts have significantly contributed to expanding MOI’s international partnerships, resulting in signed memoranda of understanding with more than 80 countries and the formation of eight joint security committees with other countries.
For example, Dr. Al-Raisi played a key role in the signing of the Agreement for Construction of the Regional Center for Avoidance of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Radiation. In addition, Dr. Al-Raisi frequently represents MOI at the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the GCCPOL, and other regional joint committees.
In addition to his work at MOI, Dr. Al-Raisi is an active member of the INTERPOL Executive Committee, having served as the Delegate for Asia for the past three years. During this time, he has worked closely with the INTERPOL President and the Secretary General to support the modernization of INTERPOL's structures, procedures, and working methods, as well as to support the development of a strategy for the future of INTERPOL aimed at further enhancing INTERPOL’s ability to respond and adapt to new trends in criminal activities. In addition to Dr. Al-Raisi’s leadership experience at INTERPOL, he has held the following roles throughout his extensive career.
Ministry of Interior, Government of the United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi Police
The Excellence Award for the Effective Contribution of the Iris Recognition (Milan, Italy)
The Middle East Award for Distinguished Government Leaders – Tenth Session in 2013
The Abu Dhabi Award for Excellence in Government Performance
The (Stevie Award) for Organizational Excellence and International Business in Information Technology for 2014
The Global Citizen ID Forum Award for the outstanding contribution in the identity cards field, 2014
The Security Solutions Innovation Award at the Second Social Responsibility Conference "Legal Guidance to Enhance Social Responsibility"
The Royal Military Medal from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for his performance of the national security duties
The National Medal of Honor from the Italian Republic
High Class Medal for Extra Ordinary Distinguished Service from the Colombian National Police
Security Cooperation Medal from the Republic of Gambia