With over 35,000 individual and institution shareholders, Vodafone Qatar is 70% Qatari-owned including total shareholding by Qatar Foundation of 27.05%. Vodafone Group owns the majority of the non-Qatari shareholders at 22.95%, whilst the remaining shares are owned by foreign individual and institutional shareholders. Vodafone Qatar has a paid up capital of QR 8,454m.
70% Qatari Owned*
*As of March 31, 2015
Vodafone Group Plc – a British multinational telecommunications company headquartered in London and with its registered office in Newbury, Berkshire. It is the world's 2nd-largest mobile telecommunications company measured by both subscribers and 2013 revenues (behind China Mobile), and had 434 million subscribers as of 31 March 2014.
Vodafone owns and operates networks in 21 countries and has partner networks in over 40 additional countries. Its Vodafone Global Enterprise division provides telecommunications and IT services to corporate clients in over 65 countries.
Vodafone has a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. It had a market capitalisation of approximately £89.1 billion as of 6 July 2012, the third-largest of any company listed on the London Stock Exchange. It has a secondary listing on NASDAQ.
The Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development – founded in 1995 by His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Father Emir, and chaired by Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al Missned. Qatari institutional investors appointed by the Qatari Government.
100% of the share capital is listed on the Qatar Exchange and is open to local and foreign investors with no restrictions.