Ahmed Al Khateeb – Minister of Tourism


 
His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Aqeel Al-Khateeb  

His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Aqeel Al-Khateeb

His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Aqeel Al-Khateeb is the Minister of Tourism for Saudi Arabia. He has over 25 years of experience in investment and financial services, during which he established, managed and restructured a number of governmental agencies and companies. He is known for his ability to lead institutional transformation and achieve future visions efficiently and effectively.

Educational Qualifications

BA in Business Administration from King Saud University
 
 
Diploma in Wealth Management from Dalhousie University in Canada
 

Current Positions

 
Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Tourism Authority
 
Chairman of Board of Directors of the Tourism Development Fund
 
Minister of Tourism
 
Chairman of the Committee of Quality of Life Program
 
The Chairman of Board of Directors for the Saudi Fund for Development
 
The Chairman of Board of Directors of the Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI)
 
Secretary General and Member of the Board of Directors or Diriyah Gate Development Authority
 
Secretary General and Member of the Board of Qiddiya
 
Secretary General and Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of New Jeddah Downtown

Membership

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Public Investment Fund.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the General Organization for Military Industries.
  • Member of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Neom Company.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of The Red Sea Development Company.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of The National Development Fund.

Previous Positions

  • Chairman of Board of Directors of the General Entertainment Authority.
  • Minister of Health.
  • Advisor to HRH the Crown Prince at the Royal Court.
  • Founder of Jadwa Investment Company.
  • Founder of the Customer Investment Department- Riyadh Bank.
  • Founder of the Islamic Banking (Amanah) - SABB Bank.
  • General Manager of Private Services - SABB Bank.
  • Adviser to the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers.