It is okay if the work is beyond your capabilities, and you failed to fulfill. But not to provide your best to achieve your goal is the worst thing you can do to your life. Salem Nayef Saeed Al-Akhdar Al-Kathiri also known as Salem Nayef is the acting President of the United Arab Emirates Volleyball Federation.
Salem Nayef is a great personality. Sports was one of his favorite activity, and he chose his career according to his own interests,rather than choosing on the basis of the pay scale. Salem Nayefbelieved that all our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them, and he showed courage and wrote his own destiny.
Salem Nayef did not come from a high-class background. He was born in a village in United Arab Emirates and struggled through life to achieve his current prestigious platform. He did not limit his desires and knew that what he believed he could achieve. It improved from his life history that, it is hard to beat a person who never gives up.
Salem Nayef completed his degrees in Law from Cairo University and strategic planning from University of Sharjah. He also secured diplomas in sports management and management engineering. He values the power of education, and always stays out of crowd as he believes that everything one can imagine is real.
Salem Nayef achieved many prestigious titles in his 36 years of life,and there are many more to come. When today’s generation feels bad about their situation and falls into depression Salem Nayef stands out as a living example of hard work, passion, strong desire, mindset,and discipline.
In 2011, Salem Nayef became the Member of the Board of directors of the General Sports Federation of GovernmentalInstitutions for His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan.Next year he was promoted to Assistant Secretary-General of theGeneral Sports Federation of Governmental Institutions. HisHighness Sheikh Omar bin Zayed Al Nahyan – Honorary President of the Emirates Volleyball Federation nominated Salem Nayef as the Member of the Board of Directors of the United Arab EmiratesVolleyball Federation in 2012.
In 2013, Salem Nayef earned the position of the Secretary-General of the Abu Dhabi Local Departments Takaful Fund. 2015 was one of the most memorable years of Salem Nayef‘s life as he became theFirst Vice President of the United Arab Emirates VolleyballFederation.
His objectives are very simple. He says, “you can either experience the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. The choice is yours.”
His life proves that, if the hobby or passion get the light of education, and the person shows enough courage to touch the goal,then nobody can even stop him. Hold the vision, trust the process.Excellence is not an act, but a habit.
With all this positivity, Salem Nayef became the President of the United Arab Emirates Volleyball Federation in the year 2016, and still continuing the great work leading from the front. Salem Nayefis also a member of the Board of Directors of the National Olympic Committee of the United Arab Emirates, and ExecutiveDirector of Baniyas Sports Club.