Salam Al-Khunaizi CEO, Saudi Fransi Capital

Saudi Fransi Capital is the Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Saudi Fransi Capital, the investment arm of Banque Saudi Fransi, with over 20 years of banking and financial services experience. He also serves as a member of the CMA’s Capital Market Institutions Committee as well as other internal Board committees such as the […]

Khalid Alghamdi Khalid Alghamdi has been in the investment banking industry for more than two decades, starting at Merrill Lynch as a stockbroker.

Khalid Alghamdi has been in the investment banking industry for more thantwo decades, starting at Merrill Lynch as a stockbroker. Subsequently, hejoined Salisbury Associates as a corporate finance projects supervisor. From2004 to 2016 he led GIB Capital’s investment banking effort in Riyadh. InJanuary 2018, he joined Mizuho Saudi Arabia as a managing director/executiveboard member. In […]

Hossam Farouk CEO, Qatar Computer Services (QCS)

Hossam Farouk holds a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering. He has 28 years of Industry experience in the information technology and services industries. He is leading Qatar Computer Services as CEO and has been a driving force in the transformation of QCS business in providing cutting-edge technology solutions to local industries including cyber security and […]

Majed A. Al-Osailan CEO, City Cement Company

Majed A. Al-Osailan has extensive hands-on experience spanning over 19 years, working for large Financial Institutions (FIs), different manufacturing industries, oil and gas, clean and sustainable energy, and service industries. He accumulated experience through work and board membership in several joint-stock companies. He holds an MBA from the UK and is a certified global executive […]

Ismail Shehada CEO of the Pharma Sector, Saudi Chemical Company Holding

Ismail Shehada has worked in the pharmaceutical industry ever since graduating from university in 1999, initially as a medical rep with Glaxo Wellcome (later to become GlaxoSmithKline “GSK”). Having held several different positions over his 18 years with GSK, eventually becoming Saudi Arabia country manager in 2016, he then moved on to become GM of […]

Ayman Abdullah Alfallaj CEO, THIQAH

Ayman Abdullah Alfallaj is an enterprising visionary with a strong entrepreneurial track record at various successful start-ups, with extensive investment banking experience across three continents. He has been with THIQAH since its inception and was a key contributor to the resounding success it has become today while also being a board member of various reputable […]

Asif Jaffer Founder, Adinova

Asif Jaffer is the founder and CEO of Adinova, Lda in Angola and a Director of AITECA (Associação Da Indústria Têxtil e Confecção De Angola). He studied at the University of Reading in the UK and has been in Angola for 22 years and in the Textile sector for 15 years.   ADINOVA sells sewing […]

NIGERIA Seni Edu Managing Director, Eko Support Services

  Working with creative solutions to the massive congestion problems at Nigeria’s ports, Eko Support Services has seen high demand for its services and is working at full capacity.   How have you diversified your business as a result of the pandemic? Oil and gas prices have gone up, but projects have not jumpstarted. The […]

NIGERIA Sefihait Kone Managing Director, Bayer Nigeria

  Africa is becoming more significant for Bayer, and Nigeria is at the heart of its operations on the continent.   What has Bayer brought to the market since re-entering Nigeria? We are active in the pharmaceuticals, consumer health, and crop protection space. As a global enterprise with core competencies in the life sciences field […]

OMAN Saleh Al Musalhi Deputy CEO, Vale Oman

  Vale is a committed to improving its operation based on its motto: ‘We exist to improve life and transfer the future. Together.’   How has Vale’s presence in the country, including products and services, changed since it first entered the local market? When Vale launched the initial stages of its industrial complex at the […]