Fahd Al Rasheed
Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board
King Abdullah Economic City
Fahd Al-Rasheed is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Emaar Economic City, a publicly listed Saudi company leading the development of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC). KAEC is being developed as a world-class city in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with a capacity to host a population of two million people and a planned investment of over US$ 100 billion. Prior to joining EEC, Al-Rasheed held the post of Deputy Governor and Chief Financial Officer of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA). Prior to joining SAGIA, Al-Rasheed worked for Saudi Aramco's Finance Division where he led initiatives in investments and corporate finance. Al-Rasheed serves on the boards of several organizations including the Ports Development Company and the Jeddah Chapter of the Young President Organization. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum's Agenda Council on Real Estate and an active member of the SAGIA Public Arts Council. Al-Rasheed holds an MBA from the Stanford Business School and a Bachelor in Business Administration from Washington University in St Louis.