Qatar MBA Grad Outflanking Glencore Signals Ambitions of State

Qatar MBA Grad Outflanking Glencore Signals Ambitions of State

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Qatar Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad and Qatar Holding Chief Executive Officer Al-Sayed hammered out the agreement Sept. 6 at Claridge’s with Glencore’s hard-charging CEO, Ivan Glasenberg, and a few advisers, according to a person with knowledge of the meeting.