Ghanim bin Saad Al Saad
Ghanim Bin Saad Al Saad is a Qatari business leader and the Chairman of GSSG Holdings, a family business diversified into dozens of sectors and companies. He assumed a prominent role with other international leaders at the “Arab World Renewal” forum in Paris in January 2015. He was awarded the TAKREEM Award for Outstanding Corporate Leader in 2011.
Al Saad did his undergraduate work at Qatar University, holds a Master’s Degree in Social Policy & Administration from Kent University in the UK and a PhD from Greenwich University in London.
His early career included the position of Director at the Ministry of Cabinet Affairs in 1998, after working at the Ministry of Justice and the Supreme Council for Planning in Qatar; the position of Ambassador for Qatar’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs from 1998 to the present. He served as an adviser to the Prime Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Al-Thani.