Abdulrahman AlBassam

Executive Chairman, AWN Enterprises
CEO, Tilal Real Estates

Abdulrahman AlBassam founded AWN Enterprises in 2009 to manage a portfolio of investments. As a holding company, AWN has the strategic advantage of having the flexible entrepreneurial structure with the background and strong affiliation of legacy companies; that is AlBassam & Sons (found in 1914) and Tamimi Group (found in 1953). Abdulrahman is a founder and board member of several companies in the HORECA and Professional Services sectors the latest is Tilal Real Estate Company of which he serves as CEO. He is also a member in organizations such as the Asharqiya Chamber Board of Directors, the Saudi-British Joint Business Council and the EY Next Gen Club. In his free time, he volunteers as a mentor for young talents in profound incubators such as KFUPM Institute of Entrepreneurship as well as trying to read and write. Abdulrahman is a TEDx speaker, holds an MBA from the University of Strathclyde (UK) and a BSc in Geophysics from the University of Calgary (Canada).