Khalid Ibrahim AI-Sulaiti, Ph.D., is currently the General Manager of Katara Cultural Village Foundation and brings 20+ years of progressive experience in academia, marketing, and management positions spanning several sectors.
He embarked on his career path as Director of Information and Market Relations at Qatar Exchange (1998-2000) while concurrently serving as Acting Dean of College of Business and Economics at Qatar University (1998-2001) and as Dean of Student Affairs at Qatar University (2000-2001).
A thought-leader and an innovator, Dr. AI-Sulaiti graduated with a BA in International Business from the University of Bridgeport, US (1992) and obtained an MBA with a concentration in Finance from the same alma mater (1994). He was awarded the Doctor of Philosophy in Marketing by Strathclyde University, Scotland in 1997.
Dr. AI-Sulaiti’s activism and contribution to nearly a dozen local entities as either a committee or board member, reaching beyond Qatar with his involvement in international fora. Among his accolades, Dr AI-Sulaiti was named among the 500 Strongest Personalities in the Middle East by Arabian Business in 2011 and was recognized again at the Arab Tourism Oscar Award most recently in 2017.