Network of… Bernie Ecclestone
As protests in Bahrain have resulted in a postponement of the Grand Prix, all eyes are on F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone. Kipp decided to take a look at him too, only we were interested in his cohorts…
February 21, 2011 4:52 by shafeer
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan was present during the ceremony at which it was announced that Abu Dhabi had secured the rights to host a Formula 1 Grand Prix. And so too was Bernie Eccelstone, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Khaldoon Al Mubarak- but we’ve chosen only to focus on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan this time.
He’s the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, but most importantly the next in line to the office of President of the UAE. Al Nahyan is also the head of the Mubadala Development Company, and he is also the head of the UAE Offsets Program Bureau and the Abu Dhabi Education Council.