Ahmad bin Rashid Al Mualla

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Ahmad bin Rashid Al Mualla
Sheikh
Ruler of Umm Al Quwain
Reign1928–1981
PredecessorHamad bin Ibrahim Al Mualla
SuccessorRashid bin Ahmad Al Mualla II
HouseAl Mualla

Sheikh Ahmad bin Rashid Al Mualla was a ruler of the emirate of Umm Al Quwain, United Arab Emirates from 1928 to 1981. He is the father of Sheikh Rashid bin Ahmad Al Mualla II. He assumed his position after the assassination of his cousin, Sheikh Hamad bin Ibrahim Al Mualla in 1928. In his old age, the emirate joined the federation of the UAE in 1971. The first school and hospital in the emirate was established in his time.[citation needed]