Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company was established in 2005 by the Qatar Investment Authority, the sovereign wealth fund of the State of Qatar. Headquartered northeast of capital Doha on the coast of the Arabian Gulf.
Qatari Diar was entrusted to support Qatar’s growing economy and to coordinate the country’s real estate development priorities.
Enjoying more than 30 years in the field of oil and gas, Sheikh Khaled worked closely in large scale organizations as he was appointed the General Manager of QatarGas in Ras Laffan Industrial City in 2010. Additionally, he served as the Business Development Manager of Messaieed Industrial City.
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.