Prince Mansour bin Nasser bin Abdul Aziz became the Kingdom’s ambassador to Switzerland on Feb. 10, following a royal decree.
Previously, he served for many years as an adviser to King Salman with the rank of minister, a position he held until February 2015. He has advised on various economic issues affecting Saudi Arabia.
The prince holds a master’s degree in philosophy of international affairs from the University of Salford in the UK, and is known internationally for his global business leadership. He is the founder of several companies, including Saudi Oil Services, Maps Geosystems, Saudi Company for International Military Services, and Izcon, which undertakes regulatory and technical examination.
He is the CEO and chairman of the board of Mansour bin Nasser Holding Corp., the chairman of the board and a partner of Izcon, and a partner in Maps Geosystems.
Prince Mansour recently presented a copy of his credentials to Mauro Reina, the chief of protocol at the Swiss Foreign Ministry. During the meeting, they discussed ways in which bilateral relations might be enhanced.