Ibrahim Ajami is Head of Ventures and Growth at Mubadala Capital, the Abu Dhabi-based sovereign investor managing a US $284 billion portfolio spanning six continents with interests in multiple sectors and asset classes. In these roles, Ibrahim is responsible for leading Mubadala’s global investments in high-growth technology companies, and leveraging Mubadala’s access, scale and resources to support visionary founders building enduring businesses.
Since joining Mubadala in 2006, Ibrahim has held a number of key roles within the organization. He was previously Executive Director of Mubadala Technology where he oversaw the company’s interests in the advanced technology sector, including the development of Mubadala’s semiconductor strategy and investments. He has also served as Chief Executive Officer of the Advanced Technology Investment Company, a then fully owned Mubadala asset, where he oversaw the creation and strategic growth of GLOBALFOUNDRIES, a leading specialty foundry within the Mubadala portfolio that went public on the Nasdaq in 2021.
Prior to that, he was Associate Director in Mubadala’s acquisitions unit, executing major M&A transactions around the world in a range of different industries. Before joining Mubadala, Ibrahim worked for various companies in Silicon Valley and for Occidental Petroleum in Abu Dhabi.
Ibrahim holds a Bachelor’s degree from Northeastern University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Southern California.