VODAFONE QATAR APPOINTS HAMAD AL-THANI AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Doha, 3 July 2017: Vodafone Qatar announced the appointment of H.E Sheikh Hamad Bin Abdullah Al-Thani as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer.
H.E Sheikh Hamad Bin Abdullah Al-Thani joined Vodafone Qatar in 2013 as Sr. Business Development Manager then in 2014 was made Head of Public Sector Sales and in 2016 took over the role of Sales Director looking after Enterprise Sales and Mega Projects. Under his leadership, Vodafone’s enterprise market share grew substantially as did the Company’s position as an ICT & Mega Projects service provider.
“I’d like to congratulate Sheikh Hamad on his appointment as Chief Operating Officer, a role in which he will play a key part in the future growth and success of the Company. I am especially pleased to see a successful national who has proved his capability have a prosperous career in Vodafone,” said Ian Gray, CEO, Vodafone Qatar.
Before joining Vodafone, H.E Sheikh Hamad Bin Abdullah Al-Thani held multiple roles in the Oil & Gas sector in the fields of Industrial Network/Cyber, Automation and Control System engineering. He holds a Bachelor degree in Computer Science from the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Ottawa, Canada.
About Vodafone Qatar P.Q.S.C.
Vodafone Qatar P.Q.S.C. ("Vodafone Qatar") is part of the Vodafone Group, one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and is the holder of the Second Public Mobile and Fixed Telecommunications Networks and Services License in the State of Qatar. Vodafone Qatar commenced commercial operations in Qatar on 1 March 2009. Having built a world class converged IP network, Vodafone launched fibre-based consumer and enterprise fixed-line services commercially in October 2012. Vodafone Qatar is proud to be a part of the telecommunications industry in Qatar, delivering the benefits of sustainable and effective competition through increased choice, better value, better service and innovation to consumers and businesses alike. The company is committed to providing world class telecommunications infrastructure and services in support of Qatar National Vision 2030. Please visit www.vodafone.qa for more details.
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