Every child should be given

the opportunity

to grow

to their full potential

Education is not preparation

for life;

education is life itself

“John Dewey”

Everyone wants

a successful future,

having a quality education

will provide a good


Those who exert

the first influence on the mind

have the greatest influence

“Horace Mann”

When we study together,

we learn together,

we work together,

and we prosper together

“Barack Obama”

Learning gives creativity,

creativity leads to thinking,

thinking provides knowledge,

knowledge makes you great

“Abdul Kalam”

Our Services

Schools improvement

special-education-choice-schools-associates-1AE can help schools to formalize their operations, processes and policies to ensure business continuity in an efficient manner whilst undertaking continuous improvement in all its functions

Schools management


AE has the capability to conduct through assessment of schools’ financial management, and effectiveness. A health check of finances can be undertaken to develop route maps to undertake efficiency drives in the utilization of all resources

HR sourcing for administration, and teaching staff

Human resources management concept business man selecting virtual interface

We are offering international organisations to help schools and other educational entities achieve their Human Resources requirements by sourcing quality staff locally in the region and internationally in Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and South Africa. We undertake specific HR capability needs requirements and match these to suitable candidate short lists for final selection by schools and other institutions. Our partners have extensive databases of individuals with their skills, expertise and experience available in order to quickly match employers needs in the education sector. We can also help organise recruitment campaigns in different countries in the region.


About Us

Atticus Education LLC (AE) is an education management and services company and is a part of the Al Mutaiwei Group of Companies, which has interests in education, real estate investment and management, building design and project management, and manufacturing and commerce.

AE aims to develop, own, manage and service schools of different curricula to meet the growing needs of the region, starting in the Emirate of Dubai and gradually expand the scope of work to other emirates and countries in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia (MENASA) region.

Although AE has been set up recently with all the appropriate approvals from the Emirate of Dubai and Federal approvals from the UAE, the Al Mutaiwei group as a partner in Edulink Consultants has been involved in the provision of education in the UAE for over 12 years and established one of the first Transnational Education University campuses

  • Accessible and affordable

    Quality education that equips students with intellectual and professional skills, ethical principles, and an international perspective

  • Strong Foundation

    A strong foundation in experiential education to enhance students’ personal and professional growth

  • Intellectual environment

    A robust intellectual environment that values social and cultural diversity, free expression, collegiality, integrity, and mutual respect.

Our Management Team

Mr. Obaid Ghanim Abdul Rahman Al Mutaiwei

Mr. Obaid Ghanim Abdul Rahman Al Mutaiwei has more than forty years of experience in business in the GCC as well as globally. He was responsible for the set up and management of numerous public and private companies in the GCC region. He is a Board Member of a number of prominent companies and continues to lead the growth of the group’s activities. His passion for education is demonstrated for his unstinting support for the development of education and the setting up of AE.

Mr. Obaid Ghanim Abdul Rahman Al MutaiweiChairman

Ms. Al Mutaiwei brings public relations and marketing expertise to AE. Her insight into market trends in education as well as her experience in public relations in tertiary education is important to the success of AE. In addition, Ayesha is a major patron of the arts in Dubai and the UAE. As an executive board member and shareholder in the company, Ayesha will help steer AE to be a leader in the education marketplace.

Ms. Ayesha Al Mutaiwei Managing Director
Dr. Raj Gill

Dr. Gill has worked in international education globally for over thirty-five years, and has held the posts of Pro-Vice Chancellor and tenured Professor at leading International universities. Raj has set up Transnational Education provision in Europe, Middle East, South Asia and Africa. He has been a Director, Managing Director, and Board Member of numerous companies based in the UK, UAE, India, Kenya and Mauritius.

Dr. Raj Gill Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Abdulla El Sayed

Mr. El Sayed has a degree in Business Administration from Lebanese Arabic University and has over 35 years’ experience in Administration, Human Resources, and Public Relations in government owned entities in the UAE. Abdulla is the lead on all matters to do with HR and public relations at AE.

Mr. Abdulla El Sayed Administration Manager
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