Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al-Baker

Al-Baker steps down as Qatar Airways chief

Issue 1179 - 24 Oct 2023 | 1 minute read

Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al-Baker announced his retirement after 27 years at the helm – during which time the national carrier has been transformed beyond recognition. He will be replaced by Hamad International Airport chief operating officer Badr Mohammed Al-Meer.

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