Posted on November 13, 2015

Ooredoo has announced today the appointment of Dr. Nasser Marafih (pictured) as a member of the Board of Directors, replacing Mr. Omer Abdulaziz Al-Hamed Al-Marwani.

In his new role, Dr. Nasser will be an advisor to the Chairman of the Board of Directors. Ooredoo has also appointed Sheikh Saud bin Nasser Al Thani as the Chief Executive Officer of Ooredoo Group, succeeding Dr. Nasser Marafih. Changes also included other executive management members such as Mr. Waleed Al-Sayed, who has been appointed as Ooredoo Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Ooredoo Qatar. Mr. Yousuf Abdulla Al Kubaisi has replaced Mr. Waleed Al-Sayed as Chief Operations Officer of Ooredoo Qatar.

H.E. Sheikh Abdulla Bin Mohammed Bin Saud al Thani, Ooredoo’s Chairman said: “We offer our highest gratitude and thanks to Dr. Nasser for his valuable contributions and efforts that he provided as Chief Executive Officer of the Group. His time in the role was characterised with persistence and hard work, and we look forward to benefit from his service and expertise at the Board. I also want to wish Sheikh Saud Bin Nasser Al Thani success in leading the Group at this exciting period which will witness a lot of developments in the telecoms industry.”