The World’s 100 Most Powerful Arab Women
Mon 03 Mar 2014 03:25 AM
Hanan Al Kuwari
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Hanan Al Kuwari

Industry: Healthcare

Company: Hamad Medical Corporation

Designation: Managing director

Country: Qatar

Hanan Al Kuwari heads up Qatar’s largest public healthcare provider, the Hamad Medical Corporation. The firm, founded in 1979, manages eight specialised hospitals around the country, as well as running the national ambulance service and home healthcare services. It is also in the process of building three new hospitals, plus a skilled nursing facility and a centre for rehabilitation. Aside from her role at HMC, Al Kuwari is also a member of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, and the chairperson of the Qatar Biobank Board.