Company: Emaar TEC
Designation: CEO & managing director
Fahd Al Rasheed is the MD and chief executive officer of Emaar, The Economic City (TEC) – a publicly listed Saudi Arabian company leading the development of King Abdullah Economic City, which has undergone a redevelopment of its master plan. This was approved by the authorities in March 2014. Al Rasheed was deputy governor and CFO of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority and has previously worked with Saudi Aramco. He serves on the boards of several organisations, including Emaar Economic City and the Ports Development Company and sits on the Forum’s Global Agenda Councils on Real Estate and on Urbanisation. Al Rasheed holds an MBA from Stanford Business School, and is a graduate of the Harvard Graduate School of Design’s advanced management development program in real estate.