Welcome From HE. Nasser Ibrahim Allenqawi 

Consul General of the State of Qatar in New York

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the official website of the Consulate General of Qatar in New York.  Our Consulate covers New York as well as thirteen other U.S. states along the East Coast.   I hope that the information provided here will help you learn more about the consular services offered by my colleagues to Qatari citizens and individuals of other nationalities as well as provide insight on a number of different fields reflecting Qatar’s achievements both within the Gulf region and on a global scale . 

At the Consulate General of Qatar in New York, we also serve as a window on the development of Qatar and its bilateral relations with the United States. We serve as a bridge to foster and enhance practical cooperation and facilitate development in a variety of sectors including economic, cultural, educational, and trade between Qatar and states within the east coast of the U.S. including but not limited to New York, Illinois and Massachusetts.  It is with great enthusiasm that I undertake my post as Consul General in New York where I can actively engage in these cross-cultural endeavors.  It is my sincere hope that through such interactions between the people of Qatar and the U.S., we will cultivate cooperative and enduring partnerships that will deepen the understanding between our two nations.  

I hope you will find our website useful, and I look forward to your comments and suggestions.  If you wish to remain up-to-date about the Consulate General's events and activities, please feel free to email us at


About the Honorable Consul General

Hon. Nasser Ibrahim Allenqawi was appointed as Consul General of the State of Qatar to New York on January 17, 2018.  Prior to his arrival in New York, Mr. Allenqawi served as the Director of the Ministry of Economy and Commerce at the Office of the State of Qatar to the WTO and other Economic Organizations in Geneva, Switzerland.  With over thirteen years of comprehensive experience in the sectors of economy, trade and business, Mr. Allenqawi has forged strong and enduring relationships with key decision makers in the fields of International Trade and Economy in Qatar and abroad.  Mr. Allenqawi has had the honor of representing Qatar at major conferences and meetings of WTO, UNCTAD, WIPO, Arab Group and GCC Group.  Mr. Allenqawi’s leadership capabilities are forged on the principles of teamwork, maximizing entrepreneurial spirit, self-motivation and cooperative delegation of authority.