A delegation of students, faculty and staff from Georgetown University’s Global Executive Master of Business Administration (GEMBA) programme visited the headquarters of Qatar Petroleum as part of their visit to Qatar.
The delegation’s visit to QP was designed to introduce them to Qatar’s energy sector through a discussion of QP’s history, management of its human capital, and the challenges facing the oil and gas business in the region.
Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum, welcomed the delegation and provided an overview of how QP was transforming itself into becoming one of the best national oil companies in the world. He highlighted the company’s major milestones as they develop a global business and enhances its competitive position as a global energy player.
The Georgetown delegation were later briefed by a number of QP senior executives on the various aspects of the corporation’s business and facilities, its management of its human capital, and its recently launched strategy and values.
The GEMBA programme is conducted as part of an international partnership with Georgetown University in the United States, ESADE Business School in Spain, and the INCAE Business School in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Paraguay, and Panama. All candidates, from various parts of the world, receive dual degrees from Georgetown University and ESADE.