About Us

Welcome to MERatings – Qatar’s premier credit rating agency that specializes in helping organizations make prudent business decisions. Our dedicated team of professionals are on-hand to assist you through a range of exclusive services including:

  • Independent Credit Ratings
  • Industry News, Reports and Research
  • Advisory & Consulting Services
  • Comprehensive Business Directory

As the only agency of our kind in the country, we are in an unrivalled position to help companies navigate the complex credit sector in Qatar.

Our bespoke ‘Qatar-Specific Rating Model’ enables us to generate highly-accurate findings that are key for any organization to make prudent and measured business decisions.

If you would like to discuss your company’s needs, please contact us here today.

Our Mission

To strengthen the nation's business sector through independent, impartial and informed risk analysis services.

Our Vision

To become a leading provider of credit rating and information services In the Middle East.

Our Values

We believe in mutually beneficial partnerships and cooperation. At the core of our business is the desire to bring people and businesses together in a way that creates advantages and value for both parties.

We are dedicated to providing open, accurate, and unbiased credit information to all of our stakeholders. Our research findings and ratings are 100% independent from any third-party entity, institution, market or government.

As the pioneers of the credit rating sector in Qatar, we believe in constant innovation and continuous improvement. We don’t just research the Qatari business market; we are actively at its forefront helping to shape it through cutting-edge financial services.

We are committed to conducting all of our business with the highest ethical and professional standards as set out by the Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority (QFCRA). We also observe all international best practices according to the code of conduct by the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).

We are focused on maintaining the highest quality standards in credit rating services through dedication, professionalism and hard work. We face challenges head-on, and can guarantee excellence in everything we deliver.

Our Team

  • Management

    Our Directors and founders of MERatings share one unified vision – to help businesses thrive. The team brings with them a broad skill set, and years of experience in Corporate and SME Banking, Credit & Risk Analysis and Financial Modeling.

    Their unsurpassed knowledge of the Qatari market through dealings with top Qatari entities and key industry people, enable MERatings to provide a unique insight into the local credit rating sector.

  • Credit Rating Committee

    Our credit committee is an integral part of our meticulous rating process. Between them, they have over 70 years experience in a wide range of sectors including corporate banking, financial markets, risk management, investments, and asset management.

    With expertise in both local and global markets, they are the driving force behind MERatings informed and impartial findings. Through their diverse educational background and exceptional qualifications, they work closely with our analytics and research teams to create an unbeatable synergy within MERatings.

  • Analytics Team

    Our analytics team is made up of highly-qualified and certified individuals from the finance and banking industry. The team boasts over 15 years of expertise in analysing and evaluating financial data and appraising business models to provide precise and in-depth financial analysis & risk assessment.

  • Research Team

    Our dedicated research team consists of expert economists and research analysts who possess a vast knowledge of macro and microeconomic factors. They have extensive experience in a variety of fields such as education, healthcare, and real estate.

    The team’s distinguished background in data collection, surveys & research techniques, and their use of the latest statistical, data analysis and management tools make them a valuable asset to MERatings’ research platform. In addition, our auxiliary team of overseas economists provide us with the latest news and updates from various regions globally. Their support ensures that MERatings can always provide our clients with up-to-date, and relevant information that may affect their business from around the world.