364 Abdullah Al Othaim
Abdullah Al Othaim Markets
The chairman of Abdullah Al Othaim Markets, Al Othaim has seen his company, established in 1956, grow from trading in foodstuff supplies to operating over 80 supermarkets and hypermarkets across Saudi Arabia. The company has also expanded into real estate with the establishment of the Abdullah Al Othaim Investment and Real Estate Company which operates five ‘super mega malls’ in Riyadh, Buraida, Al Ehsa and Damman.
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