Fisker Automotive Press Release
Fisker Automotive is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Kamel Maamria, head of the General Investments Portfolio and Executive Director of Qatar Holding LLC, to its Board of Directors.
Dr. Mammria manages the global portfolio of Qatar Holding investments, which includes Automotive Sector portfolio companies Fisker Automotive, Volkswagen and Porsche. He also sits on the board of Harrods Ltd., owner of the London luxury department store. Qatar Holding is the strategic and direct investment arm of Qatar Investment Authority.
“Qatar Holdings has been a major financial supporter of Fisker Automotive since 2008,” said Henrik Fisker, CEO. “We welcome Dr. Maamria’s active participation on the Board as we near start of production of the Fisker Karma.”
Dr. Mammria’s international business experience advising technology startups in Silicon Valley and as Partner and Managing Director of the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), as well as its head of Private Equity and M&A in the Middle East, is yet another valuable asset to the rapidly growing automaker.