Vodafone Qatar holds Constituent General Assembly and its IPO shareholders elect 2 independent Board Directors
Doha, 27 May 2009: Following the completion of its world’s biggest Initial Public Offering (“IPO”) in 2009, Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C. (“Vodafone Qatar”) reached another milestone yesterday (26 May 2009) when Vodafone Qatar held its Constituent General Assembly and two (2) new independent members were elected to its Board of Directors.
The new board members, nominated and elected by the holders of the shares allocated in the IPO, are Ms. Aisha Mohammed Saad Al-Nuaimi and Mr. Abdulla Nasser Abdulla Al-Misnad.
The Constituent General Assembly, chaired by H.E Sheikh Abdulrahman Bin Saud Al Thani, Chairman of Vodafone Qatar, also approved the Memorandum and Articles of Association of the Vodafone Qatar, and declared Vodafone Qatar as incorporated. Mr. Grahame Maher, CEO, Vodafone Qatar, also answered questions from the shareholders about Vodafone Qatar.
Vodafone Qatar will now proceed with an application for listing on the Doha Securities Market, and will announce further details in due course.