Mr. Abdulla Al-Marri
Mr. Al-Marri is currently a Portfolio Manager within the Active Equities (AE) team at Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), covering public equities focusing on the Telecommunication, Media and Technology (TMT) sector globally. He is directly responsible for public investments made within the Semiconductor, Hardware and Telecommunication sub-segments, where he has developed expertise over the last decade-plus. Mr. Al-Marri joined QIA in 2013 as the first national focusing on the TMT sector, where he worked on investment opportunities across asset classes and sub-sectors within the TMT Investment team prior to moving to the AE team in 2022 to lead the Semiconductor, Hardware and Telecommunication sub-sector. Mr. Al-Marri is also a member of the Board of Directors at Gulf Bridge International (GBI), a leading privately held submarine cable, since 2015. Mr. Al-Marri has a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship from Drexel University, which he attained with Distinction (Magna Cum Laude). He has attended several executive education courses at leading business schools (e.g. HEC, INSEAD and Wharton) on topics covering Investment Management and Finance.