His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al-Thani was appointed Governor of Qatar Central Bank in May 2006, having started his career in the Bank in 1981. He was Deputy Governor (1990-2001) and subsequently left to serve as Chairman of the State Audit Bureau (2001-2006) before assuming his current position.
His Excellency was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the QFC Regulatory Authority in March 2012. His Excellency is also Chairman of Qatar’s Financial Stability and Risk Control Committee. He is a Board member of the Qatar Investment Authority and a member of the Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investment.