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Mansour bin Zayed bin Sultan bin Zayed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan  often referred to as Sheikh Mansour,  is an Emirati politician who is the deputy prime minister of the United Arab Emirates. He is the half brother of the current President of UAE, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. sheikh mansour net worth 2020 is $21 billion.

Early life and education

Mansour was born in the Abu Dhabi emirate on 20 November 1970, the fifth son of the Emir of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

Mansour attended Santa Barbara Community College as an English student in 1989. He is a graduate of United Arab Emirates University where he received a bachelor’s degree in international affairs in 1993

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Political career

In 1997, Mansour bin Zayed was appointed chairman of the presidential office, which his father Zayed II is the first and by-then president of UAE.

After the death of his father, he was appointed by his eldest half brother, Khalifa II, as first minister of presidential affairs of the United Arab Emirates, which is the merger of the presidential office and presidential court.

He also served in a number of positions in Abu Dhabi to support his brother, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Business portfolio

Mansour heads IPIC,  which owns 71% of Aabar Investments and is used as an investment vehicle.

Mansour has a 32% stake in Virgin Galactic after investing $280m in the project through Aabar in July 2009. Aabar also has a 9.1% stake in Daimler after purchasing the stake for $2.7 billion in March 2009.

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Sport

He is the chairman of the Al Jazira sports company and was a leading figure in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi’s successful bid to host in UAE the FIFA Club World Cup in 2009 and 2010. The company owns Al Jazira Club, which plays football, volleyball, handball and basketball.

In September 2008, Sheikh Mansour acquired Manchester City football club from former Thai prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. By September 23, 2008, the Abu Dhabi United Group, backed by Mansour, completed their takeover negotiations and the ownership was transferred to them.

He also owns the City Football Group, which was founded in 2014 and consists of Manchester City FC, Melbourne City FC and New York City FC and others

sheikh mansour net worth

He is the half brother of the current President of UAE, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. sheikh mansour net worth 2020 is $21 billion.