Qatar, March 26, 2017
Vodafone Qatar’s CEO Ian Gray has been made an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) for his services to trade relations both in the UK and abroad as part of The New Year Honours 2017 lists.
The New Year Honours lists recognise the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the UK.
Gray received his OBE last week from HRH The Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace. Gray joined Vodafone Qatar as CEO in December 2015. He is also currently Chairman of Vodafone Egypt having served on the board for almost 17 years.
Prior to this, Gray acted as a Regional Director for Vodafone Group, focusing on both Central and Eastern Europe.
Gray is also UK Co-Chairman of The Egyptian British Business Council (EBBC) which was set up under the auspices of the Egyptian and British Governments in 1998 as a strategic body to facilitate trade and investment links between Egypt and the United Kingdom.