Qatar’s $450 billion wealth fund eyes football, tech in revamp

By Archana Narayanan, Francine Lacqua

17 Jan 2023 · 2 min read

Editor's Note

Qatar is set to double down on its investments in financial institutions, football clubs, energy giants and technology platforms. Bloomberg's interview with the head of Qatar Investment Authority

The head of Qatar's $450 billion sovereign wealth fund said it will use the current economic turmoil as an opportunity to rebalance its portfolio and is considering investments in soccer, financial institutions and tech.

The Qatar Investment Authority is looking for opportunities in Europe, Asia and the U.S. in sectors such as venture capital, fintech and sustainability, chief executive Mansoor Al Mahmoud said in a Bloomberg Television interview at Davos on Monday. The World Economic Forum returns to the resort during the winter for the first time in three years this week.

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