Qatar Project Management wins business prize
Company is fastest growing firm at Arabian Business Qatar awards
Some of Qatar’s most dynamic businesses were acknowledged at the Arabian Business Qatar Awards in Doha last night, and among them, recognition for a leading project manager.
Qatar Project Management, an independent business of the Barwa Real Estate Company, scooped the prize of Fastest Growing Company in front of a packed audience. Nasser Abdul Rahman Kamal, CEO, accepted the award.
The company, launched in January 2009, provides real estate and infrastructure project management services for Barwa and Qatari Diar real estate developments.
Since signing its first QR308 million contract at the end of 2008 – announced at the company’s launch – it has won a string of mandates.
They include the Barwa Commercial Avenue, the QR5 billion Barwa Financial District and Barwa City.
Also among the winners was Doha Land, the investment vehicle behind the US $5.5 billion Heart of Doha project, which won the Special CSR Award. Jawaher Al Khozaii, communications manager, accepted the prize.
Pearl Qatar, developer of the multi-billion riyal commercial and residential project of the same name off Doha’s coastline, won Real Estate Company of the Year. Jerry Jackson, technical director, stood in on behalf of the company.
Issa Abu Issa, chairman and CEO of Salam International, scooped the coveted ‘Businessman of the Year’ prize, and Sheikha Hanadi Bint Nasser Bin Khalid Al Thani, founder and chairperson of Amwal Qatar, was named ‘Businesswoman of the Year’.