Bio: H.E. Sheikh Faisal Bin Thani Al Thani is the Chief of Asia-Pacific & Africa Investments at Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), and the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Ooredoo Group.
In his role at QIA, one of the world’s largest sovereign wealth funds, H.E. Sheikh Faisal Bin Thani Al Thani is responsible for leading the regional investments in multiple sectors and diversified asset classes in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.
His Excellency has previously held the position of Chief Investment Officer at Qatar Foundation Endowment. He also played key leadership roles in the Investment Department at Qatar Central Bank. In addition, he was the Chairman of Qatar Banking Studies and Business Administration Secondary School and the Deputy Chairman of Vodafone Qatar, as well as being a Board member at Ahli Bank, Qatari Diar, Nakilat, Bharti Airtel and Siemens Qatar.
H.E. Sheikh Faisal Bin Thani Al Thani is currently the Chairman of Qatar First Bank, and Board member at Qatar Insurance Company, Deputy Chairman of Boyner Retail & Textile Investments Inc. in Turkey,
H.E. Sheikh Faisal Bin Thani Al Thani holds a degree in Business Administration from Marymount University in the USA and an Executive MBA from HEC Paris.