Qatar Foundation appoints new CEO
Qatar Foundation appoints HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani as the new CEO of Qatar Foundation
Qatar Foundation (QF) has appointed HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thanin as new CEO.
Announcing the appointment via their Twitter account, QF, said: “In this new role, Her Excellency will be working alongside Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, chairperson of QF, to continue providing the highest standards of education and research while empowering young people to lead and develop Qatar’s economy."
As vice chairman of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, and chair of CNA-Q’s Joint Oversight Board, in March 2014, Sheikha Hind launched Qatar’s first non-governmental organisation for education, ‘Teach For Qatar’ (TFQ).
Sheikha Hind will now take a dual role as she takes over the responsibility of the CEO of the foundation.
QF also thanked Saad Al Muhannadi, president of Qatar Foundation, who was appointed president of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) in September 2013, “for his significant contributions to QF over the past 20 years”.
He will be associated with Qatar Foundation as a lifetime member of the Board of Directors and a Member of the Board of Trustees.