Ibrahim Al-Omar

Ibrahim Al-Omar is the governor of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA). He brings over 15 years of private sector experience to SAGIA. He has served on the boards of numerous public and private sector organizations, and as the chairman for three major international telecom projects for various consortiums. He is an alumnus of Harvard’s Program for Leadership Development, and holds a bachelor’s degree in electric engineering from the King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM). 

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It’s not just shopping. Retail is driving reform in Saudi Arabia

This is a time of great change for Saudi Arabia. The nation is transforming socially and economically as its Vision 2030 plan unlocks remarkable potential across many emerging economic sectors, driving investment opportunities and creating jobs.

February 05, 2020

Saudi economic reform is delivering results

Saudi Arabia is currently undergoing a broad program of reforms with the aim of making it easier to invest and grow a business in the Kingdom.

May 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia a welcoming and rewarding destination for FDI

This week, business and economic leaders from around the world will come together to explore innovative strategies in global investment and share their combined wisdom and experience at the Future Investment Initiative conference hosted in Riyadh.

October 22, 2018

Building a new investment environment in the Kingdom

This weekend, the inaugural Saudi-US CEO Forum will be held in Riyadh to coincide with the historic state visit of US President Donald Trump. 

May 19, 2017