Saeed Khamis Al Suwaidi

A passionate genealogist and researcher into Emirati history and culture, Saeed Khamis Al Suwaidi has extensively gathered oral histories of Emirati families and prominent figures. He has researched, developed and curated key oral histories for major projects in the UAE including the Official 47th and 48th National Day Celebrations, and other cultural projects for national and cultural museums and TV programmes.

AlSuwaidi is a Research Expert at the National Archives, Abu Dhabi, and founder and manager of Almawrooth (“The Legacy”) initiative, which collects and records Emirati oral histories.