Abdulla Al Marri is the Founder and vice chairman of Qatar First Bank LLC (Public). Al Marri held several senior positions in the government including Undersecretary and Advisor to the Amiri Diwan of the State of Qatar.
Al Marri served as Vice Chairman and a member of the Executive Committee of Qatar Islamic Bank from 1993 to 2002. He also hold senior positions at a number of international companies in Qatar, including serving as Chairman of International Projects Company and Chairman of Ajyad International.
Al Marri is holder of a BA in International Affairs from George Washington University in the USA.
Ibrahim M. Jaidah, GCEO & Chief Architect of the Arab Engineering Bureau, is a highly recognized architect who has won numerous awards such as Islamic Cities award, Arab Town Organization Awards and Agha Khan Award nominations. In 2005 Ibrahim was honored with the State of Qatar Encouragement Award. He ranks as a pioneer of a new architectural movement which combines the far reaching influences of Islamic art with modern style, creating memorable landmark structures that are helping to shape the developing State of Qatar.
Ibrahim has taken over AEB in 1991 with a humble beginning of only 7 staff. Under his leadership, since then the firm has evolved to employing more than 650 staff with six branches in the region and Asia, and has completed more than 1600 projects that extend to Africa and Europe.
Ibrahim M. Jaidah obtained his Architectural Degree from the University of Oklahoma, USA.