Industries Qatar Chairman and Managing Director HE Minister of State for Energy Affairs has appointed Mr Abdulrahman Ali Al Abdulla as the new Managing Director & CEO of Qatar Steel starting from January 1, 2021. Before assuming his new role in Qatar Steel, he was appointed as Project Director to establish Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company Muntajat in 2012, which included coordinating on all commercial and legal matters and then as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Director of Muntajat in 2012. In Nov 2020, he was appointed as the Chairman of Muntajat.
His career started with Qatar Petroleum in the year 1992 until 1999. Then he devoted a short span of time in QAFAC as Commercial and Shipping Manager, where the Commercial and Shipping Department was established and managed and its strategy was set for the company’s 1.6 million tonnes per annum MTBE and Methanol production. Latter, he became QAPCO Chief Executive Officer, Global Marketing Network in 2000 and then Group Manager, Commercial and Marketing in 2005, where Marketing Department was established and furnished with global marketing network and logistic services to serve over 3000 customers in over 130 countries.
Mr Al Abdulla holds a Bachelor degree in Science and Business Administration from University of Denver Colorado in USA in 1992.