Date and Place of Birth:
- 1401 (1981) - BA in Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, King Saud University.
1401 AH (1981) - 1405 (1985) - Master of Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, PHILADELPHIA, USA.
1412 (1992) - PhD Urban Planning, University of Pennsylvania, PHILADELPHIA, USA
1407 (1987) - Master of Urban Planning, University of Pennsylvania, PHILADELPHIA, USA.
- Centralization and decentralization of urban planning.
Department of Urban Planning, the management of cities and municipalities, local administrations.
Development, urbanization, internal and external migration.
- Member of the Faculty of Architecture and Planning, King Saud University.
Head of Planning Faculty of Architecture and Planning, King Saud University.
Date of Appointment:
Appointed a mayor of city of Riyadh in 1418 (1997) and he was working in the past- was also a former teaching staff member and head of Department of Urban Planning Faculty of Architecture and Planning, King Saud University .
Membership of professional bodies, councils and associations:
- Secretary General of the Supreme Commission for the Development of Riyadh.
Chairman of town council Riyadh.
Member of the Board of Directors of the mainland area of ??Riyadh and Chairman of Executive Committee
General President of the Coordinating Council of the Charity in Riyadh.
Chairman of the Tourist Development Council in Riyadh.
Member of the Board of Riyadh and Chairman of the Commission services and facilities.
Member of the Board of Trustees of the Arab Institute for Urban Development.
Member of Advisory Board of the Supreme Arab Towns Organization.
Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Prince Sultan University.
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Riyadh Science Foundation.
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Saudi Company for Trade Center Almoakleiah.
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Riyadh for Reconstruction.
- The Order of King Abdulaziz for participation in the celebration on the occasion of the centenary of the establishment of the Kingdom.
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum - Personal Administrative Arab distinct in 2004, in recognition of the achievements made ??by the Municipality in Riyadh, Riyadh Company for Reconstruction, and the company of Al Almoakleiah, and the University of Prince Sultan.
Awards obtained by the city of Riyadh during HH period:
Arab Cities Organization Award for the greening of the city in 2003.
"Best Mayor of Arab city" of 2009.
Outstanding Achievement Award in GIS 2008.
Environmental Management Award at the Arab level (SHARED with Abu Dhabi) 2008.
King Abdullah II Award for creativity on the draft Riyadh city pedestrian friendly in 2007.
Award Middle East Twelfth of Information Technology in Dubai in 2007.
Award and the Ministry of Finance announced the launch of the payment system for electronic payments in 2007.
Award Organization of Islamic Capitals and Cities of authorship, investigation and translation 2004.