Shamsa bint Suhail Al Mazrouei was the wife of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the late President of the United Arab Emirates and Emir (ruler) of Abu Dhabi.
Shamsa bint Suhail is the mother of;
- Sheikh Sultan
- Sheikh Mohammed
- Sheikha Sheikha
- Sheikha Mouza
- Sheikha Osha
- Sheikha Salama
- Sheikha Shamma
- Sheikha Latifa
Sheikh Khalifa and Shamsa Bint Suhail married in 1964 and stayed married till his death in May 2022.
Shamsa Bint Suhail was named Minister of State for Youth Affairs, and her responsibilities are as follows:
- Expressing youth issues and aspirations in the UAE Cabinet,
- Developing development plans and strategies for boosting young capacities and maximizing their potential in many industries.
Shamsa bint Suhail Al Mazrouei Net Worth
Shamsa Bint Suhail’s late husband controlled 97.8 billion barrels of oil reserves and was chairman of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, which manages $875 billion in assets, the largest amount managed by a nation’s head of state in the world.
On 4 January 2010, the world’s tallest man-made structure, originally known as Burj Dubai, was renamed the Burj Khalifa in her late husband’ honor, after Abu Dhabi gave Dubai $10 billion to help pay off debts.
Shamsa Bint Suhail’s net worth is estimated at $300 million while her late husband’s net worth is estimated at $15 billion.