50 most admired companies
Tue 27 Feb 2018 12:46 PM
Kingdom Holding

Headquarters KSA

Year established 1980

Sector Investment

Established by Saudi billionaire tycoon Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) is rooted in a number of industries, including hotels, real estate, media, broadcasting, entertainment, technology, communications, fashion, supermarkets, health and education. It has stakes in some of the world’s largest organisations such as Twitter, Four Seasons and Accor Hotels. Part of the firm, Alwaleed Philanthropies, supports a range of philanthropic, governmental and educational organisations in over 90 countries including Saudi Arabia and Lebanon, focusing on issues such as poverty, women and youth empowerment, disaster relief, cultural understanding and community development.