Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani (Arabic: جوعان بن حمد بن خليفه ال ثاني ) is a close member of Royal House of Thani. He is the fifth son of former Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and the third child of the Emir with his second wife, Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned.
Education and career
Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad was educated at École spéciale militaire de Saint-Cyr, France. He was the Torch relay ambassador on the 2006 Asian Games in Doha.
In May 2015, he was appointed president of the Qatar Olympic Committee. He served as president of the Organising Committee of the 24th Men's Handball World Championship Qatar 2015.
Marriage and children
Sheikh Joaan married at Al-Wajbah Palace, Doha, on 24 April 2008, with Sheikha Al-Maha bint Salem Al-Rumul Al-Mannai, daughter of Salem Al-Rumul Al-Mannai. Together they have three sons and two daughters.
- Sheikh Hamad bin Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, (born 20 November 2009)
- Sheikh Tamim bin Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, (born 2010)
- Sheikha Al Dhabi bint Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani,(born April 2012)
- Sheikh Khalifa bin Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, (born March 2014)
- Sheikha Moza bint Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, (born 2 November 2015)
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