Posted on September 24, 2013

Vodafone Qatar announced the appointment of Ms Dalia Ahmed Al-Khalaf as Strategy Director. This appointment further reinforces Vodafone’s commitment to delivering both a compelling business proposition and excellence in telecommunications in Qatar.  Ms Al-Khalaf’s first priority is to focus on the long term success strategy for Vodafone in Qatar.

Ms Al-Khalaf, a Qatari national, brings with her 13 years of experience from various government and private companies in Qatar, including Enterprise Qatar, Q-Invest, Al Khaliji Bank, Maersk Oil and the International Projects Development Company (IPDC). Ms Al-Khalaf’s most recent role at Enterprise Qatar saw her overseeing the first private equity fund to provide patient capital for the growth of SMEs in Qatar.  This experience, along with her 2011 Qatar Business Woman Award (QBWA) for innovation, demonstrates Dalia is the perfect fit for this role.


“I’d like to welcome Ms Al Khalaf to the Company’s Management Team. Not only are we confident that Ms Al Khalaf’s blend of global and local perspectives will add value to our Qatar operations, we know that her innovative approach will be invaluable in our mission to grow our business,” commented Kyle Whitehill, CEO, Vodafone Qatar.

Ms Al-Khalaf is actively dedicated to the 2030 vision with memberships at National Advisory Committee (NAC) which recently helped deliver the National Human Development Report (NHDR) for Expanding the Capacities of Qatari Youth, she was also a member of the Tender and Auction Committee for Enterprise Qatar and Economic Zone Company.

Ms Al-Khalaf holds an undergraduate degree in mathematical science from Portland State University and an Executive MBA from the London Business School.