Enterprise Qatar appoints new CEO

May 26, 2014 1:02 pm

Small and Medium Enterprises Development Company ‘Enterprise Qatar’ (EQ) has appointed Omran Hamad Al-Kuwari as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Commenting on his new appointment, Omran Hamad Al-Kuwari said, “I am absolutely thrilled to take up the position of CEO at Enterprise Qatar. The company has already witnessed many great successes, and is well-respected amongst entrepreneurs and SMEs. I hope to strengthen the exceptional support and guidance that EQ currently provides so that many more will use these valuable services.”

Established in 2011 under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Father Emir, Enterprise Qatar provides education, guidance, coaching, research, and access to financial facilities to help entrepreneurs and SMEs achieve their goals, thereby removing all obstacles and challenges.

The seasoned energy professional and entrepreneur, Al-Kuwari, will now help the organisation grow by continuing to provide these excellent services whilst also helping the company branch out into other areas.

Al-Kuwari’s education has taken him to City University London, The George Washington University School of Business and Lycee Rochambeau in Washington D.C. amongst other institutions. He co-founded GreenGulf Inc in 2009 and has held senior positions at energy giants Qatar Petroluem, Qatargas and ExxonMobil.