Qais Mohammed al Yusuf has been elected the new chairman of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) for the period 2018-22 following elections that took place at the chamber today.
Qais Mohammed, who is the CEO of the Al Yousef Group, was elected by a secret ballot. Members also elected two new vice-presidents and two other members comprising five executive committees. Dr Salim bin Saleem Al Junaibi and Rashid bin Amer Al Miselhy were elected as vice-chairmen, Hassan bin Hatheeth Al Bathari and Anwar bin Hamed Al Sinaani were elected as executive committee members.
Dr Ali bin Mas’oud Al Sunaidi, Minister of Commerce and Industry met with new members of the board of directors of OCCI at the office premises in the presence of Eng Ahmed bin Hassan Al Dheeb, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, head of the main committee for OCCI board elections.
A secretary of the Executive Directorate will be appointed and the members of the Audit and investment committees, who are not members of the Executive Committee, will be also elected in accordance with article 23 of Royal Decree No. 45/2017.