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Basil M.K. Al-Ghalayini

Basil M.K. Al-Ghalayini is the Chairman and CEO of BMG Financial Group.

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The Saudi educational sector: Where are the opportunities?

I believe that, like health care, the educational sector provides promising high-growth opportunities to local and international investors, both directly and indirectly.

September 08, 2018

Saudi health care sector: Where are the opportunities?

After writing four articles on this promising sector, this week I will conclude my health care series with part five tackling a highly important supporting service to hospitals and health centers around Saudi Arabia which is the health care catering market.

September 01, 2018

Saudi health care sector: Where are the opportunities?

Since every one of us has been to a dental clinic, I believe it is relevant to include the dental care segment of the health care sector in Saudi Arabia as part four of my articles series on health care investment opportunities.

August 26, 2018

Is fintech a fad, or the future?

Almost every other week, I get an invitation to attend a financial technology, or fintech, forum, either in the Kingdom or abroad. Is fintech a fad, or the long-term new flavor of the financial sector?

July 21, 2018

Unleashing KSA’s entrepreneurial potential for Vision 2030

Entrepreneurs are often thought of as national assets to be supported, refined, motivated and remunerated to the greatest possible extent.

July 07, 2018

A unique global event in our backyard

A major part of the restructuring program that the Public Investment Fund (PIF) has gone through in the past three years was the launch of its flagship event last year, the Future Investment Initiative (FII).

June 30, 2018