Fahd Al-Saif, president of the Debt Management Office at the Saudi Ministry of Finance

Fahd Al-Saif
Updated 15 June 2019

Fahd Al-Saif, president of the Debt Management Office at the Saudi Ministry of Finance

  • Previously, Al-Saif was deputy managing director of the Saudi British Bank (SABB), part of the HSBC Group

Fahd Al-Saif is president of the Debt Management Office (DMO) at the Saudi Ministry of Finance.

He is head of the ministry’s Public, Private and Privatization Office and a board member in the National Center of Privatization.

Before his appointment as president of the DMO in July 2017, Al-Saif was deputy managing director of the Saudi British Bank (SABB), part of the HSBC Group.

He was previously a board member of HSBC Saudi Arabia Ltd. and a member of the advisory committee of the Capital Markets Authority.

Al-Saif, who holds a bachelor’s degree in MIS from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, has more than 20 years’ experience in corporate, investment banking, global banking and capital markets with SABB and HSBC. 

He was HSBC’s Saudi Arabia principal contact for corporate finance and capital markets in relation to ECM (IPO, rights issues, private placements) and DCM (sukuk and bond issuance, banks loans and syndication and financing services solutions).

The DMO is responsible for securing the Kingdom’s financing needs and has a key role in the implementation of structural, economic and financial reforms in line with the National Transformation Program 2020 and Saudi Vision 2030.

The office recently received three GlobalCapital awards — “Most Impressive Emerging Markets Issuer,” “Most Impressive Middle East Sovereign Issuer” and “Most Impressive Middle East Funding Official.” Al-Saif accepted the awards at a high-level gathering of industry leaders, government representatives and bankers in London.


KSA highlights support for Bosnia massacre victims

Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal Bin Farhan al Saud delivers a speech during the opening of the UN Human Rights Council's main annual session on February 24, 2020 in Geneva. (AFP)
Updated 13 July 2020

KSA highlights support for Bosnia massacre victims

  • The minister added that King Salman continued to support and stand by Bosnia and Herzegovina, further confirming the unique and friendly relations between the two countries

GENEVA: Saudi Arabia participated in the 25th anniversary memorial of the Srebrenica genocide that took place in July 1995.
Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah delivered the Kingdom’s speech via video conference.
He conveyed the greetings of King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sefik Dzaferovic, and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, and dignitaries who were participating in the event.
The minister affirmed that Saudi Arabia stood side by side with its brothers, the families of the victims of the massacre.
He said: “Our participation on behalf of Saudi Arabia, its leaders, government, and people, is a humanitarian and moral obligation that the Saudi leadership stands by every year.”
The minister added that King Salman continued to support and stand by Bosnia and Herzegovina, further confirming the unique and friendly relations between the two countries.