Ooredoo Q.P.S.C. (“Ooredoo”) – Ticker ORDS - announced the appointment of Mr. Fadi Kawar as Acting Chief Executive Officer of Ooredoo Kuwait, as of 8 March 2020.
Mr. Fadi Kawar succeeds Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al Thani, who had held the position of Chief Executive Officer for Ooredoo Kuwait since 2014 and has successfully led the company to reach key milestones and substantially increase its share in the Kuwaiti market.
Mr. Fadi has over 30 years of professional experience in the telecommunications sector and was most recently Chief Operating Officer of Ooredoo Kuwait. Prior to joining Ooredoo, he was the Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission in Jordan.
Ooredoo is an international communications company operating across the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia. Serving consumers and businesses in 10 countries, Ooredoo delivers the leading data experience through a broad range of content and services via its advanced, data-centric mobile and fixed networks.
Ooredoo generated revenues of QAR 30 billion as of 31 December 2019. Its shares are listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange.