Prince Saud bin Abdullah Thunayan al-Saud

Company: Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu (RCJY)
Position: Chairman

Biography: Prince Saud has been the chairman of the RCJY since 2002. He is also chairman of Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) and the Power & Water Utility Company for Jubail and Yanbu (Marafiq).

As head of Saudi Arabia’s two major industrial cities, Prince Saud has a broad mandate to develop a fully integrated downstream industry in the kingdom.

He graduated with a degree in civil engineering from King Saud University in 1977. He started his career as an engineer with Riyadh Municipality. While at Riyadh Municipality, he worked in several roles, including director-general for surveys and drawings and director general for operations and maintenance. In 1989, he was appointed under-secretary for planning and programmes at the Municipality & Rural Affairs Ministry.

Contact: (+966) 2 665 9084

Updated: 16.04.13