Appointment of a new Chairman for Ooredoo Kuwait

21 December 2014 . Kuwait

Ooredoo (Q. S. C. Ticker: ORDS.QA) today announced that it has appointedSheikh Saud Bin Nasser Al Thani as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Ooredoo Kuwait. He will succeed H.E.Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammad Bin Saud Al Thani, who was recently appointed as Chief Executive Officer ofQatar Investment Authority.Sheikh Saud Bin Nasser Al Thani is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Ooredoo Qatar. He joined Ooredooin 1990 and has held several key positions in leading organisations, including Vice Chairman of OoredooOman’s Board of Directors and as a Board Member for Arabsat. He has a Bachelor of Arts in PublicAdministration from Western International University, Phoenix, Arizona.In addition to appointing Sheikh Saud as Chairman, Mr. Aziz Aluthman Fakhroo was appointed as ViceChairman of the Board of Directors, and Ahmed Ali Al-Mohannadi as a Board Member.