Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Fahad
Chairman, CIT and SUSTG
Abdulaziz Al Fahad is Chairman for the Committee for International Trade for the Council of Saudi Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
Mr. Al Fahad is also Principal of the Law Office of Abdulaziz H. Fahad in Riyadh, in affiliation with U.S. firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld, LLP. He practices in the areas of corporate, banking, litigation, intellectual property, international transactions, and arbitration.
A Member of several public, joint-stock and private corporate boards, Mr. Al Fahad also writes and delivers lectures on Middle Eastern laws, politics, and economics. He was a Member of the Advisory Commission for the Supreme Economic Council from 1999-2003.
Mr. Al Fahad has a B.A. in Economics from Michigan State University. He received a M.A. in International Relations in 1981 from the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University and a law degree in 1984 from Yale University. He was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies and Research at Harvard University’s law school.