Saudi Rich List
Wed 26 Aug 2009 07:24 AM
Fawaz Al Hokair

Fawaz Al Hokair

Industry: Retail

Company: Fawaz Al Hokair & Co.

Country: Saudi Arabia

Wealth: 1.7 Billion

Dr Fawaz Al Hokair, a graduate of Loughborough University in the UK, is chairman of the
Fawaz Al Hokair Group

and a retail magnate credited with changing the face of fashion in Saudi Arabia.

Established in 1989, the group deploys more than 1,200 staff across 5 million sq ft of prime retail estate.

Al Hokair is today the single largest owner and operator of shopping malls in the Kingdom with 11 centres, including the vast Mall of Dhahran. In total, Al Hokair now boasts more than 50 international fashion brands in 750 stores.