Company: Qatar Railway Company
Designation: Managing director
Abdulla Al Subaie is the man charged with overseeing a budget of roughly $100bn to build Qatar’s rail network from scratch.
Under his direction, the Qatar Railways Company will manage the development of the West Bay People Mover, Lusail City’s Light-Rail Transit system, and the integrated Qatar Railways Project, which will incorporate a metro system, long-distance passenger travel, and freight transport. The company was formed in November 2009, when Qatari Diar and Deutsche Bahn signed a joint venture to establish the Qatar Railways Development Company (QRDC).