Abdulla Al Misnad Elected As Vice Chairman Of Vodafone Qatar Board
January 13, 2011: Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C. ("Vodafone Qatar" or "The Company") announced that Mr. Abdulla Nasser Al Misnad was elected on 11 January as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vodafone Qatar ("the Board").
Mr Abdulla Nasser Al-Misnad has been serving as a Vodafone Qatar Board Member since 26 May 2009 (appointed by the Public Shareholders). Mr Abdulla Nasser Al-Misnad is the Chairman & Managing Director of Al Misnad Holding Company which has been involved in private sector businesses since the 1950s that play its full part in promoting economic growth and development of the State of Qatar.
"It was a natural progression for Mr Abdulla Nasser Al-Misnad to be Vodafone Qatar's Vice Chairman. Mr. Al Misnad has been playing an instrumental role in the Board's decision making process and we look forward to working with him to take Vodafone Qatar from strength to strength and achieving our purpose of making a world of difference for all the people in Qatar" said John Tombleson, Acting Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Vodafone Qatar.
The election of Mr Abdulla Nasser Al-Misnad as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vodafone Qatar follows the Company's recent Third Quarter Financial Results that showed the Company's key achievements including strong growth in customer numbers-711,000 customers, increased Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) and EBITDA profits of QAR 1.0 million.