QFC Authority appoints new deputy CEO
Doha, March 31, 2014
The Qatar Financial Centre Authority has appointed Yousef Mohammed Al-Jaida as its deputy chief executive officer.
Al-Jaida was formerly the QFC Authority’s chief strategic development officer, said a statement.
“I am honoured by this appointment and grateful to the Minister and the board for the confidence they have placed in me. With the support and hard work of everyone at the QFC Authority, we will build on the progress we have made shaping Doha into a world class business hub,” said Al-Jaida.
Prior to joining the QFC Authority, Al-Jaida was the head of indirect investment at the Qatar General Retirement and Pension Authority, where he was responsible for oversight and management of hedge fund, private equity, real estate, fixed income and equity portfolio investments.
He was also on the board of Nakilat and the $1 billion strategic investment fund of Unicorn Investment Bank, as well as the vice chairman of Mayadeen Real Estate company. - TradeArabia News Service