King Salman receives prime minister of Eswatini

King Salman receives prime minister of Eswatini
King Salman receives Eswatini Prime Minister Ambrose Mandvulo Dlamini, who is also special envoy to Eswatini king, in Riyadh on Sunday. (SPA)
Updated 02 December 2019

King Salman receives prime minister of Eswatini

King Salman receives prime minister of Eswatini

RIYADH: The prime minister of Eswatini, Ambrose Mandvulo Dlamini, who is also special envoy of the king of Eswatini, Mswati III, called on King Salman at his palace in Riyadh on Sunday. Dlamini conveyed greetings from Eswatini king to King Salman. 

On Sunday, King Salman received the 59th annual report of the General Auditing Bureau (GAB) for the year 1439/1440 AH.

GAB President Dr. Hussam bin Abdulmohsen Al-Angari presented the report to the king in the presence of several other top officials from the bureau.

The king thanked the bureau’s staff for their efforts and wished them success in their future endeavors. 

According to Al-Angari, the bureau managed to add SR20 billion ($5.34 billion) to the Kingdom’s treasury, an increase of 127 percent as compared to last year. The meeting was attended by Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, state minister and Cabinet member.


Yazeed Al-Humied, head of Local Holdings Investments at the Saudi Public Investment Fund

Yazeed Al-Humied
Yazeed Al-Humied
Updated 15 January 2021

Yazeed Al-Humied, head of Local Holdings Investments at the Saudi Public Investment Fund

Yazeed Al-Humied

Yazeed Al-Humied is the newly appointed head of Local Holdings Investments at the Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF).

From October 2016 until December 2020, he was the PIF’s chief of staff, managing the fund’s relationships and creating strategic partnerships locally and internationally.

He also managed internal institutional and investment projects to ensure they were completed on time and met quality standards and developed a governance model for PIF portfolio companies while monitoring their performance.

On top of his new role, Al-Humied will contribute to the PIF as a member of various permanent committees including those responsible for management, and portfolio company nomination.

In addition, he sits as chairman of the National Security Services Co., vice chairman of both the Samba Financial Group and the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul), and is a board member of Saudia airline, the Saudi Civil Aviation Holding Co., and Saudi low-cost carrier flyadeal.

Al-Humied joined PIF as an adviser to the fund’s governor in 2015. In his one-year advisory role, he was responsible for the restructuring, strategy crafting, and posting of PIF’s reallocation to the Saudi Council of Economic and Development Affairs.

He started his career in 2004 with multinational professional services company PricewaterhouseCoopers and four years later joined the Capital Market Authority (CMA) where he headed mergers and acquisitions.

Al-Humied gained a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Riyadh’s King Saud University in 2004 and he is also an alumnus of the London Business School’s corporate finance modular program.