Board of Directors

Mr. Ayedh Farhan Al-Qahtani


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Management from King Fahad Bin Abdul Aziz University for Petroleum and Minerals.

  • Ayedh Al Qahtani is one of the most prominent businessmen in the Real-Estate with more than 20 years of experience. Within years, he established a number of companies and currently he is the Chairman of Sumou Holding, Sumou Real Estate and many other Companies management and memberships.

Mr. Fahad Sulaiman Al-Rajhi

Vice Chairman

  • Bachelor of Science - Industrial Management

  • The name of Mr. Fahad Sulaiman Al-Rajhi emerges as a one of the most great experienced prominent characters for more than 30 years in the Real Estate, Banking and Industrial Investments.
    He contributed during this period to the establishment of several pioneer companies such as : SIPCHEM, Al-Rajhi Ekhwan, Saudi German Company for Nonwoven Products and Bischof + Klein Middle East Company and the other successful companies in the Kingdom and the Middle East.

Mr. Ibrahim Muhammad Al Al-Shaikh


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration – Arabian Academy – Egypt

  • Mr. Al Al-Shaikh worked in the telecommunication and commercial fields for 21 years.
    He founded and managed some companies during this period such as: Al Al-Shaikh Telecommunication Company and Saudi Call Company which has a main role in the development of the telecommunication sector in the Kingdom.

Mr. Fahad Muhammad Bamardouf Al-Amoudi


  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), United State International University, USA

  • Bachelor of Science Civil Engineer, United State International University, USA

  • Based on his trade and investment expertise for more than 31 years, He founded and managed several companies in the commercial and industrial sectors subordinating to Muhammad Aboud Bamardouf group Mr. Fahad Al-Amoudi contributed to the foundation of several of foreign alliances and attracted them to work and invest in the Kingdom.

Mr. Ibrahim Fahad Al-Assaf

Member & CEO

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), (Finance & Banking), KFUPM

  • Bachelor of Science (Accounting), KFUPM

  • Mr. Al-Assaf has an expertise of 25 years in financial and investment planning sectors.
    He has filled some leading positions in the financial and investment planning in SABIC Companies. He acquired a great experience in the Real Estate investment sector.
    Whereas he served as Executive Vice President of Al-Oula Real Estate Development Company and managed several successful investments at the local and regional levels.

Dr. Sami Taysir M. Salman

Member, Independent

  • Doctorate degree in Philosophy - University of Bradford, UK

  • Master's degree in Business Administration - University of Hull, UK

  • Bachelor of Industrial Management - King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

  • Dr. Sami Salman has an experience of 25 years in the strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions and the setting of the feasibility studies.
    The efforts of Dr. Sami appeared in the field of family corporate governance. And He is the author of many books in this field.
    Since 1982 AD He assumed, and still, many executive positions and memberships in the Board of Directors in several leading companies in the region.

Mr. Muhammad Sulaiman Al-Harbi

Member, Independent

  • Bachelor of Science - Industrial Engineering - State University of New Maxhexan - America

  • The training program of financial and credit - Chase Manhattan Bank - New York

  • Mr. Al-Harbi served as the projects manager in Saudi Industrial Development Fund and the position of the Chief Executive Officer of Takween Advanced Industries Company.
    He also currently participates in several committees related to money and investment, such as membership of the Industrial Committee in Asharqia Chamber and the membership of the Arbitration Commission in the national competitive of business planning projects management.

Mr. Khalid Saleh Al-Akeel

Member, Independent

  • Mr. Al-Akeel has started his professional career in the investment and banking sectors since 1984.
    His name became known through holding a several positions in the banking services departments and the mutual fund management in the most outstanding banks in the Kingdom like: Saudi-Fransi, Al-Rajhi and HSBC. Currently He is the head of Islamic Banking department in SABB.