He was the first to install an electric generator in his home in
Deira in 1955. Seeing its potential, he began distributing
generators in the market. In 1961, he contributed to establishing
Dubai Electricity Company, now Dubai Electricity and Water
Authority (DEWA), and was a board member till 1978. In 1963, he
established Sharjah Electricity Company, now Sharjah Electricity
& Water Authority (SEWA).
He brought the first telephone to Dubai in 1957 and
masterminded the establishment of Dubai State Telephone
Company Ltd in 1960, now Etisalat, and was a founding member
of its board of directors till 1978.
He was also a founding member of Dubai Chamber of Commerce
and Industry in 1965 and one of its honorary members.
“Since our inception in 1947 by Nasser bin Abdullatif Alserkal, we have maintained the needs of our customers as our prime focus, catering to their requirements through our various services, technology and products.
At Alserkal, we don’t only focus on our corporate growth but look to our community growth as well, be it through relationship building, engaging in various corporate and social activities, and spreading awareness.
We have been blessed for the overall role we play in UAE and Dubai especially, and persist to continue on this ever-growing path with our clients and customers remaining as our main priority”
Group Managing Director
Independent Board Member