Dr. Abdulaziz Naif Al Orayer

Dr. Abdulaziz Al Orayer brings to the Board extensive experience gained over 39 years of working in high level positions in Saudi Arabia's public and private sectors. Dr. Al Orayer has been a member of the Saudi Arabian Majlis Al-Shura since 1997. He has also been the Chairman of t'azur's Board of Directors since its inception. Dr. Al Orayer has overseen the evolution of t'azur into one of the leading players in the GCC Family and General Takaful industry. Previously, Dr. Al Orayer was the Deputy Minister for the Saudi Ministry of Finance and National Economy. He also invested considerable time on the promotion of broader fiscal and societal projects; he has presided over the Saudi Delegation for Poverty-Stricken Countries Conference and chaired the Cultural Committee for the Conference of Islamic Countries Foreign Affairs Ministers. Dr. Al Orayer also held various positions in the Saudi Credit Bank, Tawuniya NCCI insurance company and the King Fahd University for Petroleum and Minerals. Dr. Al Orayer holds a Doctorate in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Wales in the UK, a Masters degree in Economics and Banking from Southern Illinois University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley.

Number of years of experience: Over 39 years