Qatar’s top business leaders have been recognised at the annual Arabian Business Qatar Awards, held on Doha on Tuesday night.
Leading the way was Vodafone chairman Sheikh Dr Khalid Bin Thani Al Thani, who attended the event at the Grand Hyatt to collect the prize for Telecoms Company of the Year. Qatar National Bank CEO Ali Al-Kuwari won Businessman of the Year, while Hamad Medical Corporation boss Dr Hanan Al Kuwari was named Businesswoman of the Year.
The Qatar Chamber of Commerce Director General Remy Rowhani took a Special Recognition award, with International Retail Achievement going to Fifty One East. Al Khaliji Bank was voted Bank of the Year, with Khalifa Haroon named Young Achiever.
Edward Attwood, Group Editor of Arabian Business, said: “These awards have once again shown that when it comes to running great businesses, there are few better examples than here in Doha. Every winner tonight has shown great excellence in their specific fields.”
FULL LIST OF WINNERS
Property Company of the Year: Msheireb Properties
Fastest Growing Company of the Year: IDCC
Hospitality Company of the Year: Katara Hospitality
Insurance Company of the Year: SEIB Insurance
Contractor of the Year: Khayyat Contracting and Trading
Transport Company of the Year: Nakilat
Healthcare Company of the Year: Sidra Medical & Research Centre
Bank of the Year: Al Khalij Commercial Bank
Young Achiever of the Year: Khalifa Saleh Al Haroon, Vodafone Qatar / Haroon United Group / iLoveQatar Network
International Achievement of the Year: Fifty One East
Telecoms Company of the Year: Vodafone Qatar
Businesswoman of the Year: Dr Hanan Al Kuwari, HMC
Businessman of the Year: Ali Al-Kuwari, QNB
Special Recognition: Remy Rowhani, Director General, Qatar Chamber of CommerceFor all the latest business news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.
Subscribe to Arabian Business' newsletter to receive the latest breaking news and business stories in Dubai,the UAE and the GCC straight to your inbox.