Saudi Arabia’s new defence industrial organisation, Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), unveiled the company’s leadership on 31 October.
The company’s board is to be chaired by His Excellency Ahmed Al Khateeb, who holds a number of important positions in the country’s political and business sector. These include advisory positions to the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers and the Minister of Defence, chairman positions at the Saudi Fund for Development and the Ministry of Defence’s Armament and Contracts Review Committee, as well as board memberships with the country’s Public Investment Fund and General Authority for Military Industries.
The board will also include Prince Faisal Bin Farhan Alsaud, Khalid Alfalih, Drs Ghassan Alsulaiman, and Ghassan Alshibl, as well as Abdulaziz Alsowailim.
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