86. Qatar Electricity & Water Company (QEWC)

Country: Qatar
Sector: Utilities
Managing Director and General Manager: Mohammed Nasser Al-Hajri
Market Value: $4.6 billion
Sales: $800 million
Profits: $429 million
Assets: $6.4 billion

QEWC was established in 1990. It holds shares in several domestic electricity generation and water desalination companies, including 80% in Ras Laffan Power Company, 55% in Qatar Power Company, and 40% in Mesaieed Power Company, among others. The company is the main supplier of electricity and desalinated water in Qatar, with a market share of 55% of electricity and 73% of water.