Mohammed bin Hammam

1949 - Today

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Mohamed bin Hammam (Arabic: محمد بن همّام‎; born 8 May 1949) is a Qatari who was a football administrator and president of the Asian Football Confederation from 1 August 2002 to 14 June 2011, and a member of FIFA's 24-man executive committee from 1996 to 2011 for more than 15 years. In 1975 he made a company called Kemco. In 1976 he became the president of Al Rayyan and then resigned in 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mohammed bin Hammam has received more than 120,040 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Mohammed bin Hammam is the 427th most popular businessperson (down from 387th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Qatar (down from 10th in 2019) and the most popular Qatari Businessperson.

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  • 16

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  • 1.69

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Among businesspeople, Mohammed bin Hammam ranks 427 out of 604. Before him are Jerry Yang, Lee Jae-yong, Samuel Cunard, Richard DeVos, Shane McMahon, and Ana Botín. After him are Joe Sutter, John Elkann, Robert Ripley, John Warnock, Josef Ackermann, and Mikhail Fridman.

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Among people born in 1949, Mohammed bin Hammam ranks 392Before him are Pia Degermark, Ivan Kostov, David Cross, Anna Lee Fisher, Dominic Sena, and Geoff Pierson. After him are Michel Roger, Peter Ackroyd, Volodymyr Onyshchenko, Tom Verlaine, José Rodrigues Neto, and Paul Nurse.

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In Qatar

Among people born in Qatar, Mohammed bin Hammam ranks 12 out of 22. Before him are Ahmad bin Ali Al Thani (1920), Mohammed bin Thani (1788), Nasser Al-Khelaifi (1973), Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani (1959), Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani (1960), and Nasser Al-Attiyah (1970). After him are Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani (1959), Mutaz Essa Barshim (1991), Akram Afif (1996), Khalfan Ibrahim (1988), Mohammed Al-Modiahki (1974), and Abdelkarim Hassan (1993).


Among businesspeople born in Qatar, Mohammed bin Hammam ranks 1