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Date of Birth • Was Born in Riyadh in 1947
Social Situation
Degree • He spent the first seven years of his life in Riyadh and then he moved to Jeddah
• Obtained his certificate of conclusion of the Primary School in Jeddah
• He traveled to Egypt and joined Victoria College in Alexandria, Where he spent 4 Years.
• He come back to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and enrolled in model  school «Al-Thaghr Al-Namouthajiya» in Jeddah
• He joined the armed forces for eight months when he has 17 years old.
• In 1965, he complete the secondary education in USA.
• He joined the American University – Menlo-Park in California and he obtained his degree in the Administrative Science in 1972.

Training courses
Work Positions Held, Conferences Attended and Awards received:

• Director of the housing administration and environment affairs of the Central Planning Authority.
• Coordination and monitoring Director of the Ministry of Health
• Was one of the participants in the constitution of the first electric cable company.
• He receive the Knight Necklace – First Class from the King of Malesia.
• He receive the Medal «Al-Haram Al-Sharif» of the deceased King Khalid Bin Abdulaziz.
• He participated in conferences on topics related with the Health and environment, in:
- Harvard University, USA
- Johns Hopkins
- American University of Beiroute
• Deputy Governor of the Makkah region from the date 30/07/1976 until 27/05/1979.
• Vice-Emir of the Makkah region from the date of 27/05/1979.
(His term are extended for several two years from the date of 30/07/1995 by the Royal order nº 1/76 of 26/07/1995, and after was again extended by the Royal order issued on the 09/06/1977)
• He was designated, Emir of the Hail region by the Decree-Law nº. A/206, date of 24/11/1999 – a post equivalent to the Minister.
• President of the High Authority for the development of the Hail region, created in 28/04/2002.
• 2016, Special advisor for the Guardian of the two sacred mosques.

Languages Fluent in English.
More Information Others Interests:
• He sponsored the Spikes of Charity program (Sanabel Al-Khair), together with the Islamic Assistance Committee, which is considered the one of the most important programs with significant impact in several Islamic countries.

• Hunting and Riding
• Swimming and diving

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