Our Services


Schools management

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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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