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Rowaid Al-Sawaf, Chief Executive Officer

Rowaid Al-Sawaf is Chief Executive Officer (Acting) for Abdul Latif Jameel Enterprises, part of Abdul Latif Jameel, a collection of independent, international, family-owned and diversified businesses, founded in 1945 by the late Abdul Latif Jameel.

Eng. Al-Sawaf leads Abdul Latif Jameel Enterprises commercial activities and provides operational oversight into the expansion and diversification of the business portfolio. This portfolio includes diversified sectors such as oils, lubricants, logistics, media, entertainment, technology, healthcare, water and energy.

Prior to taking up his current role, Eng. Al-Sawaf held a number of positions within Abdul Latif Jameel as well as with Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan.

Eng. Al-Sawaf is also a member of several Boards of Directors. His memberships include serving as a Board Member in the Saudi Industrial Engineering Society, a Board Member of Abdul Latif Jameel for Logistics, Board Member for Four Principles, Board Member for Investment Committee of Abdul Latif Jameel Properties, Board Member of Abdul Latif Jameel for Commercial Development, and also as a Board Member of Community Jameel.

Eng. Al-Sawaf holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from King Abdul-Aziz University as well as a certification in Artificial Intelligence from MIT.