Qais al-Khonji is an entrepreneurial tycoon in Muscat, Oman. He is the Co- Owner and CEO of Genesis International. This company seeks to improve upon and rectify a number of issues within Oman society, such as higher education, solar energy, and meter readers for Oman Companies. Qais al-Khonji not only wants to operate successful, innovative companies that will add to the economy of Oman, but to facilitate the development and expansion of small companies and the ideas of young entrepreneurs. Qais al-Khonji knows that the economy of Oman stands to improve, and the best way to set these changes into motion is to add new, contemporary businesses to the economy in order to bring Oman into the contemporary global marketplace.