Alwaleed tops 'Arab Businessman 2013' list
Dubai, January 27, 2014
Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, the chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), has been ranked first in Amwal Magazine's '2013 Most Powerful Arab Businessmen' List in recognition of his achievements and visionary approach.
In its comments, the magazine described Prince Alwaleed as a per son known for his precision to explore new and potential business opportunities and ventures in synchronization with the direction and fluctuations of the economic climate, said a statement from KHC.
"Moreover, the Prince is active in social responsibility projects through significant local and international donations made by Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundations span all the continents," it added.
Founded in 1980, KHC is a publicly traded company which was listed on Tadawul (the Saudi Stock Exchange) in 2007.
KHC’s portfolio has its major interests in investment categories ranging from luxury hotels and real estate to media and publishing, among others.-TradeArabia News Service