40 and Under: the Region's Most Influential Young Business Leaders
Tue 30 Oct 2018 06:25 AM
Khalid Alkhudair

Industry: Entrepreneurship

Company: Glowork

Designation: Founder

Country: Saudi Arabia

Age: 31

Khalid Alkhudair is a serial entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of Glowork, an employment organisation that has created thousands of jobs for women. He is the first Saudi Ashoka Fellow, Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum (Wef) and an Endeavor Entrepreneur. Previously, at the age of only 28, he held the role of Chief Operating Officer – Markets at KPMG in Saudi, Kuwait, and Jordan. In 2013 Khalid led Glow Group to expand its operations into different verticals and has transformed it from a start-up to a well-established business with over 120 employees.