Chief Communication Officer, Qatar Financial Centre
Sarah Al-Dorani is the Chief Communication Officer of QFC, leading global and local marketing strategies in primary markets worldwide focused on brand positioning and FDI promotion.
She played a critical role in identifying international alliances for QFC, securing a membership for the entity at the World Alliance of International Financial Centers, which provides essential industry solutions to drive the next wave of economic growth. In addition, Sarah spearheaded the QFC’s first media partnership with a global media outlet, Bloomberg Media, whereby she oversaw the launch of Bloomberg’s first television studio in Qatar with the aim to develop an emerging media hub.
Prior to joining QFC, Sarah worked in several prominent organisations, such as Qatar Petroleum International and Qatar Foundation. She also served in secondment positions as Strategic Communications Advisor in the Ministry of Finance and as Negotiator for the Ministry of Environment working with the United Nations Climate Change Conference. She has also authored several strategic policy reports during her time at RAND Corporation.
Sarah is a board member of Injaz Qatar, an organisation dedicated to educating students about workforce readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy. She holds a B.Sc. in International Political Economy from Georgetown University, Washington D.C., and an Executive Master’s in Strategic Business Management from HEC Qatar.