“We’re very excited to bring Endeavor’s proven model to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Entrepreneurship is one of the keys to addressing the need for tens of thousands of new and innovative jobs in the Kingdom.”
- Managing Director
- Rakan Al Eidi
Endeavor Saudi Arabia is Endeavor’s fifth Middle East regional affiliate, following successful launches over the past six years in Turkey, Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon.
The Endeavor Saudi Arabia founding board will be chaired by Rami K. Alturki, President of Khalid Ali Alturki & Sons. He will be joined on the board by HRH Princess Banderi A.R. Al Faisal, Director General, King Khalid Foundation, Mohammed A. Hafiz, CEO, Al-Sawani, Musaab S. Al Muhaidib, CEO, Al Muhaidib Technical Supplies, Abdulaziz A. Al Omran, VP, Khalid & Abdulaziz Al Omran Co., Hossam Radwan, CEO of Abraaj Saudi Arabia, Faisal Tamer, Managing Partner at The Tamer Group, and Abdulla Al Zamil, CEO of Zamil Industrial.
The board has recruited Rakan Al Eidi to serve as the first Managing Director, overseeing day-to-day operations for Endeavor KSA. His initial responsibilities include recruiting the first Endeavor Entrepreneur candidates in the Kingdom and building a staff to support them.
Board of directors
Abdulaziz A. Al OmranKhalid & Abdulaziz Al Omran Co., VP
Abdulla M. Al ZamilZamil Industrial, CEO
Musaab S Al-MuhaidibAl Muhaidib Technical Supplies, General Manager
HRH Albandari AlFaisalKing Khaled Foundation, Director General
Rami AlturkiAlturki, President
Mohammed HafizAl Sawani, CEO
Hossam Y. RadwanAbraaj Capital, Senior Partner
Faisal TamerTamer Group,
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