Eng. Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah

Eng. Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah

CEO, Qatari Diar Real Estate Company, Qatar


CEO of Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company

Eng. Al Attiyah has an extensive and vast work experience in many sectors in the country, where he started his career with Qatar Petroleum as Operations Engineer until 2011 when he moved to RasGas as a Senior Project Engineer and progressed in 2012 to Onshore Development and Planning Manager.

In 2014, Eng. Al Attiyah moved on to undertake new assignment as Acting Programme Management Office Executive Director at the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy. Followed by an assignment in 2015 as Director of the Technical Office at Public Works Authority “Ashghal” and progressed to Assistant President until 2018 when he was appointed as Vice Chairman of Qatar Primary Materials Company, before being appointed by the Board as acting CEO until early May 2018. During the same period, in January 2017, Eng. Al Attiyah was appointed as a Board Member of Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company, until July 2018 when he became the Company’s Chief Executive Officer in addition to his position as Board Member.

Mr. Al Attiyah also holds since September 2018 the position of Vice Chairman of Barwa Real Estate, and in March 2021, he was appointed as Deputy Chairman and Board Member of Katara Hospitality before being appointed in March 2022 as a Board Member of United Development Company (UDC).

Eng. Abdullah bin Hamad Al Attiyah holds MSc in Chemical Engineering from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom and a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cardiff University, United Kingdom.


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