• 2000

    Our origins trace back to the establishment of the Supreme Council for the investment of State Reserves, for the purpose of investing Qatar's revenue surplus

  • 2005

    QIA is formally established, to develop, invest and manage the state reserve funds and other assets assigned by Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investments (SCEAI), in accordance with policies, plans and programmes approved by the Supreme Council

  • 2006

    Investment operations start, and the organisation is set up with Investment, Risk and Operational Teams

  • 2008

    Gradually reduce investments in third-party funds and activate Direct Investments

  • 2009

    New Investment Teams established including General Portfolio, Financial Institutions, and Real Estate. Board decision to move to a dynamic allocation process, with focus on asset selection

  • 2010

    Graduate Training Scheme for Qatari nationals established

  • 2011

    Capital Markets Department established

  • 2012

    Further sector expertise established, including Commodities, Infrastructure, Retail, and Consumer.

  • 2013

    His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani named as Emir of Qatar, QIA/QH organisation structure streamlined with new Board of Directors and CEO

  • 2014

    QIA hosts the 6th Annual IFSWF in Doha, H.E Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Thani named as CEO of QIA