Ahmed AlObaidli

Director of Exhibitions

Ahmed AlObaidli

Ahmed AlObaidli leads a team of specialists who work towards growing and diversifying Qatar’s business events sector, as part of QTA’s strategy to increase the number of business events tourists.

AlObaidli and his team work to attract world class events to Qatar by maximizing the country’s presence in international expos and associations. In his role, he is also responsible for empowering local members of the sector to bid for and stage the highest quality of events, by providing them with training and on-the-ground support.

AlObaidli is an engineer by training, and previously worked to manage the quality of key projects in Qatar as a Senior Inspection Specialist and Quality Assurance Engineer. Prior to joining QTA in 2013, AlObaidli served in several positions at leading entities in Qatar, including Msheireb Properties, QAPCO and Qatar Petroleum.

AlObaidli holds a BEng in Metallurgical and Material Science Engineering from University of Texas, USA.