Fawaz Al-Alamy, PhD

Adviser to government agencies and the private sector in KSA; Visiting Professor, London City University, UK

Dr. Fawaz Al-Alamy, PhD (Non-Executive Director) is a member of the International Trade Experts Team of the World Trade Organization and a visiting professor in trade law at London City University (UK).

He is also the Chairman of Northern Trust Company in Saudi Arabia, a member of the boards of Saudi Transport & Investment Company (Mubarrad), Al-Bakri Holding Group and Al-Fatah Water Security Company.

He holds a doctorate in energy physics (UK) and a business and finance diploma from Stanford University (USA). At various times in his career, Dr. Alamy has served as Chairman of the Physics Department, Dean of Environmental Studies and Chairman of the Research Center at King Abdulaziz University (Jeddah); the Deputy Minister of Commerce and Industry of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Chief Technical Trade Negotiator for the Kingdom accession to the World Trade Organization; a member of the boards of the Privatization Committee of the Supreme Economic Council; Saudi Arabian Airlines; the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority; the Saudi Industrial Development Fund; the Saudi Offset Committee; the Saudi Engineering Council; the Chairman of the Antidumping National Committee; the E-Commerce National Committee; the Trade and Environment National Committee; and, the Chairman of the Sustainable Development National Committee.

Dr. Al-Alamy is the author of two books; Understanding Globalization and the Accession of Saudi Arabia to the WTO.