Head of Industrial Valley
Majid is the head of Industrial Valley at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC). He has more than 18 years of Industrial, Business Development, Real-Estate, Healthcare, consultancy services and regulations development experience gained from reputable International and Local companies such as EEC.
In his current role he focuses on logistics and light industry and has been identified as a significant contributor to the growth of KSA’s industrial and logistics sectors where he leads a 55 km2, state-of-the-art, Industrial and value-added Logistics hub that creates jobs and contributes to Saudi Arabia’s economic development. Examples of companies that have started production and development in the Industrial Valley include Pfizer, Mars, IKEA, Binzagr, Total, Lucid Motors and many more.
Prior to joining KAEC, He was the Chief Strategy Officer for Makkah Healthcare Cluster, where he led the strategy and transformation teams to advance the transition towards the vision set for the Healthcare Sector. He was also Associate Partner at Elixir Management Consultancy serving various ministries, Vision Realization Programs and Vision Realization Office leading a large transformation initiative that aimed to enhance performance through culture change. He was also KSA Managing Director for Vezeeta.com, and KSA Country Manager for Royal HaskoningDHV where he led the growth of various planning and design functions by linking the company’s global vision and local ambition.
Majid is a member of Saudi leadership council -MISK, Industry Council of the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and General Assembly of the Association of multiple NGOs
Majid went to University of South Florida where he earned a Bsc is Electrical Engineering and MSc in Engineering Management. He is also an MBSC Alumni where he earned an MBA.
Currently, enrolled in 2030 Leadership program by Misk foundation.