His Excellency Dr. Hani Al Mulki was born in Amman, Jordan 1950, He Became Prime Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for the second time on 28th September, 2016. He Became Prime Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for the first time on 1st. June , 2016. He was the Chief Commissioner of Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA), Chairman of Aqaba Development Corporation (ADC) and the Aqaba Ports Corporation.
He holds a PhD. in Industrial Engineering, and an MA in Engineering Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York – USA, and a BSc. in Production Engineering from Cairo University in 1974.
H.E. served as Senator at the Upper House of Parliament from 2013 to 2014, and as the Ambassador of Jordan to Egypt from 2002 to 2004. He previously served as Minister of Industry and Trade from 2011 to 2013, Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2004 to 2005, Minister of Water, Minister of Supply and Minister of Industry and Trade during 1997-1998 simultaneously, and Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources from 1998 to 1999. Dr. Mulki served as Secretary General of the Higher Council for Science and Technology during 1993 -1997 (was presided upon by His Royal Highness Prince Hasan Ibn Talal). From 1989 to 1997 he was the President of the Royal Scientific Society.
Mr. Mulki was decorated by His Late Majesty King Hussien with the Kawkab Medal of the First Order and the Independence Medal of the First Order, as well as from Denmark, Holland, Sweden and France, in recognition of his achievements and contributions.