HE Mr. Hassan bin Abdullah Al-Ghanim is the Speaker of the Shura Council. He was elected by the members of the Council to the post of the Speaker at the first plenary of the, during the First Ordinary Session of the First Legislative Term.
His career biography includes the following positions:
Member of the Central Tenders Committee.
Member of the diplomatic mission at the Embassy of the State of Qatar in Washington from 1981 to 1983.
Head of the Consular Mission of the State of Qatar in Jeddah from 1986 to 1990.
Worked in the office of His Highness the Heir Apparent in the Emiri Diwan from 1990-1995, during which he assumed the position of Office Director to HH.
Undersecretary of the Ministry of Electricity and Water from 1996 to 1999.
Minister of Justice from 1999 to 2013.
HE holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science - University of Portland, USA. He also received an honorary doctorate from the same university in 2014.
حسن بن عبدالله بن غانم الغانم