Mr. Abdulla Rafia, is Currently holding the post of Assistant Director General for Engineering and Planning Sector,. And Head of The Sustainability Committee In Dubai Municipality. A Civil Engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering , University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado, USA, 1979 Followed by a Master of Science in Civil Engineering, , University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado, USA, 1983. Has an Academic Experience as A Faculty Member at the College of Engineering at the University of U.A.E, Al-Ain, as a teaching Assistant 1980 – 1988. Joined Dubai Municipality in 1989 and held several positions such as, Assistant Director General for Environment &Public Health Affairs December 2003 to Nov 2009. Then as, Assistant Director General for General Support Sector Nov .2009 to Dec 2012 • Member of Board of Directors UAE Society of Engineers (from :1990 to :1996). • Member of the Board of Dubai world Trade Center. • Member of the Board of Directors of Dubai Green Economy Partnership Established May, 2012. • Member of the Board of Directors of the Energy Service Company (Etihad ESCO) Since March 2014 • Member of the Board of Directors of Demand side Management (DSM) of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) since September 2013