- Executive Chairman, Alshaya Group, Kuwait
MBA, Wharton School of Business, Univ. of Pennsylvania, US. Executive Chairman, Alshaya Group, a family trading business founded in Kuwait in 1890 and a leading international franchise operator for over 70 of the world's most recognized retail brands. Chairman, Mabanee, the largest real estate developer in Kuwait. Member: Supreme Council of Planning and Development, Kuwait; Board of Overseers, Wharton; Foreign Director Investment Council, Turkey. Member, Board of Trustees: Arab Thought Foundation; Mentor Foundation Int'l. Honorary Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in recognition of services in developing British-Arab business.