05.10.2009 - Charting Dubai World’s new course
From Thenational.ae: When Dubai World appointed Jamal bin Thaniah as its first group chief executive, they chose an experienced insider who has shunned the spotlight while helping to write key chapters in Dubai’s commercial history. As a 28-year veteran of its ports and maritime business, Mr bin Thaniah presided over Dubai’s first merger in 1991, its first overseas expansion in 1999, and its first major leveraged buyout in 2006 with the purchase of the UK’s Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O)..................Full Article: Source