Company: Qatar Rail
In July 2011, Qatar Railways Company announced the appointment of Eng Saad Ahmed Ibrahim Al Mohannadi as its CEO. The appointment came as part of efforts to ramp up infrastructure-development activities in preparation for the Qatar Integrated Railways Project. This initiative is in line with Qatar’s 2030 National Vision, and will run parallel with the gas-rich Emirate’s 2022 FIFA World Cup milestone. Eng Al Mohannadi was previously the director of technical affairs at Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation, Kahramaa. The Qatar Rail CEO boasts 15 years’ industry experience managing large-scale urban planning and development projects within the fields of power generation and transmission. Qatar Rail will manage the development of the West Bay People Mover, Lusail City’s Light-Rail Transit system, and the integrated Qatar Railways Project.