At the invitation of HH Mohamed Hassan Al-Malki, Assistant Undersecretary for Industry Affairs at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and Chairperson of the Supervisory Committee for the Qatar Chamber Elections, the Chamber’s elected Council for the seventh session (2023-2028) held its first meeting on Thursday, 1 June to elect the Executive Office, which includes the Chairman and his Vice-Chairmen.
During the meeting held under the supervision of the Supervisory Committee for the Qatar Chamber Elections and in the presence of its members, HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani was elected Chairman by acclamation, while HE Mohamed bin Ahmed bin Twar al-Kuwari as the First Vice-Chairman and HE Rashid bin Hamad al-Athba as the Second Vice-Chairman.
The elections of the Chamber’s board of directors took place during the general assembly meeting which was held on Sunday at the Ritz Carlton Hotel.
All insurance, banking, services, tourism, and agriculture candidates won by acclamation.
They are Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani, representing the insurance sector, Rashid bin Nasser al-Kaabi (banking), Ibtihaj al-Ahmadani (services), Sheikh Hamad bin Ahmad bin Abdullah bin Ahmed al-Thani (tourism), and Mohamed bin Ahmed bin Twar al-Kuwari (agriculture).
The voting process took place in the sectors of trade, contacting and industry.
In the trade sector, Mohamed Mahdi Ajian al-Ahbabi, Rashid Hamad Hazaa Hamad al-Athba, Khalid Klefeekh Khalid al-Hajri, Mohamed Jawhar Saeed Mohamed al-Mohamed, and Abdulrahman Abduljalil Abdulghani al-Abdulghani declared winners.
The industry sector has six candidates competed for three seats. Winners are Abdullah Mohamed Abdul Rahim al-Emadi, Abdulrahman Abdullah Ibrahim al-Ansari, and Fahd Mohamed Fahd Buzwair.
In the contracting sector, four candidates were declared winners — Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed Ali al-Obaidli, Nasser Sulaiman Haidar al-Haidar, Shaheen Mohamed Lahdan al-Mohannadi, and Ali Abdullatif al-Misnad.