Arabian Business Qatar Power List 2012
Thu 02 Feb 2012 12:51 PM
Sheikh Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani
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Sheikh Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani

Company: Ezdan Real Estate Company

Designation: Chairman of Board of Directors

He Sheikh
Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani is the chairman of the Board of Directors
at the Ezdan Real Estate and has carved a special niche in the Qatari community.

By driving Ezdan Real Estate Company to a series of achievements and landmarks in
the real estate sector of Qatar and the GCC region, he commands a great deal of
respect for his business acumen, besides championing social and humanitarian causes.

HE Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Al Thani’s vision and management
ideology have turned Ezdan Real Estate into the largest real estate company in the
Middle East and North Africa region on the basis
of its market capitalisation.
Ezdan Real Estate was valued at $16bn in the Doha Stock Exchange by the end of 2011.

It is one of the oldest real estate companies in the region,
having been established by HE Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Al Thani in the 1960s. He
is the largest shareholder in company.

HE Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Al Thani also heads the board of
the Tadawul Holding Group which is the financing arm of the Ezdan Real Estate, having
a capital of QR28bn ($7.689bn).

Even in the finance sector,
HE Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Al Thani heads some of the largest banks in the Islamic
banking sector in Qatar,
such as the International Islamic Bank, Qatar Islamic Bank and Masraf Al Rayan.