• Abdullah Thamer Alhemaidi,      CEO, Rafeeq

    Abdullah Thamer Alhemaidi, CEO, Rafeeq

  • The technology penetration in our daily lives is mesmerizing. From home automation to swift online deliveries, and one-on-one personalized marketing provided by e-Commerce companies, we savor the crème de la crème of technology advantage, especially the worldwide urban population. In fact, the rural population lingers on the disconnect, often deprived of the technological advantages in daily life. Abdullah Thamer Al Hemeidi, a Qatari entrepreneur and owner of multiple restaurants, is on a mission to mitigate this disconnect and ensure lifestyle inclusion amidst the rural population of Qatar. It all started from Abdullah's genuine desire to spread the love of good food by taking the delicious cuisines available in urban Qatar to nooks and corners of Qatar. The people in the outskirts of the country were deprived of this because no food delivery platform reached out to the remote areas in Qatar.

  • Abdullah Thamer Al Hemeidi: A Go-Getter Hosting A Paradigm Shift In Qatar's Online-Delivery Ecosystem

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Top 10 CEOs in Qatar – 2022

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  • Top 10 CEOs in Qatar – 2022

    Given the incessantly evolving business trends and new potential market opportunities, it has become extensively challenging for business leaders to go about crafting effective business plans and strategies for a prospective business growth. But, taking this responsibility under their purview CEOs of the companies are playing a dynamic role today. Remaining the governing authority within the management structure of the company, and answerable only to the Board of Directors, the CEOs develop strategic objectives & direction, look into its implementation, budgeting & forecasting, PR, gauging company's performance, establishing work culture, and more.

    The Qatari economy is one of the fastest-growing economies in the Middle East and, indeed, the world. Oil and natural gas resources are the country's main economic engine and government revenue source driving Qatar's high economic growth and per capita income levels, robust state spending on public entitlements, and booming construction spending the region has many significant industries. The industries in Qatar include crude oil production and refining, ammonia, fertilizers, petrochemicals, steel reinforcing bars, cement, and commercial ship repair, and is led by proficient CEOs there, who are leveraging their acquired and prolific skills in the progression of the businesses there, undermining the sustainability factor.

    In this issue of the CEO Insights magazine, a list of `Top 10 CEOs in Qatar - 2022' is provided to the readers in corporate and different sectors, for informing on the excellent services leveraged by the Leaders in diverse industry domains. The listing is prepared by a team of industry veterans, CEOs and VCs, and the CEO Insights magazine editorial board.

Top 10 CEOs in Qatar – 2022

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Rafeeq Abdullah Thamer Alhemaidi, CEO Rafeeq A serial entrepreneur & passionate food lover, he set his firm on the success course, banking on his startup experience and democratizing good food
Siemens Adrian Wood, Chief Executive Officer Siemens His skills includes business development, business strategy, project management, strategic planning, leadership and many more
Almana & Partners Gerald Samrout, Chief Executive Officer Almana & Partners Experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of increasing corporate profits & dividends, strong corporate strategist and highly skilled in balance sheet management
Estithmar Holding Henrik H Christiansen, Group Chief Executive Officer Estithmar Holding Chief executive, organizational transformer and family business advisor who leads the firm with his strong decision making skill & hard work
Facilities Management & Maintenance Irene Vidal, CEO Facilities Management & Maintenance A highly motivated and ambitious leader, who strives to provide innovative and cutting-edge solutions through her expertise
Qatar General Insurance & Reinsurance Co Mohamed Elailah, Chief Executive Officer Qatar General Insurance & Reinsurance Co An energetic, dynamic and highly successful Insurance professional with extensive experience, including Middle East
UTI Cybersecurity Cloud and IT Services Mohammed Ishtiaq Hussain, CEO UTI Cybersecurity Cloud and IT Services A meticulous leader with strong IT prowess, he comes with over three decades of IT industry experience
Aura Group Naveed Dowlatshahi, Group Chief Executive Officer Aura Group Entrepreneurial, innovative food & beverage brand developer and business leader with a record of revenue maximisation across MENA for some of the region’s leading companies
GWC Doha Ranjeev Menon, Chief Executive Officer GWC Doha With more than two decades of experience in the logistics and supply chain industry, he strives to optimize operations, and offers unique services
Smeet Qatar Satyanarayana Sure, Chief Executive Officer Smeet Qatar Chief Executive Officer, who is dedicated, hard worker and his skills includes business strategy, project management and many more

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