Eng. Al-Sulaiti has been with Qatar Rail since 2014. He heads a large team of senior railway engineering and operations professionals from across the world. Eng. Abdulla is preparing Qatar Rail to operate Qatar’s first railway systems, which will consist of a driverless metro system, a tram system and a long-distance rail system connecting Qatar to the GCC. Prior to joining Qatar Rail, Eng. Abdulla spent 15 years in Qatar Petroleum in various engineering management roles, managing operations and various engineering and maintenance functions. Eng. Abdulla holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Nottingham and a Mechanical Engineering Degree from the University of Derby.