The group Chairman is Mr. Yousif Al Hamdan who has BBA and MBA from University of Texas at Austin, USA. He had held several important positions in public and private sector; some of which are Deputy Minister of Commerce of Saudi Arabia 1975 – 1980, elected 12 years to Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry and served as the Vice-Chairman. He was the first Saudi to be elected Member of the Executive Board of the Paris based International Chamber of Commerce in 1990. Also, he is former Board Member of prominent Saudi companies and organizations such as Riyad Bank, NIC (Al Tasnee), SASO, General Organization of Defense Industries, Saudi Industrial Development Fund, Saudi Ports Authority, MAPCO, SHAMSCO and others. In 1989, he started a sole proprietorship firm with well-established several subsidiaries and investments. Presently, besides being Chairman of Deyarat, he is the elected board Chairman of National Installment Co. He serves also as Board Member of DANSAB Trading JLT, a Dubai based Trading Company and BACO Poultry, the first and largest poultry in Burkina Faso, Africa.
Yousif Hamdan Alhamdan