CEO, WAFI InternationalRiyadh, Saudi Arabia

Mr. Al-Turki is the founder and CEO of Wafi International, the first company in the Arab Gulf region, specialized in the development of non-profit organizations and social responsibility programs.

Mr. Al-Turki is the trusted strategy consultant of many wealthy donor individuals and families in the Arab Gulf region — who are actively involved in philanthropic works, through their dedicated endowments/ trust funds, donor institutions, charitable associations, and/or corporate social responsibility programs related to their businesses. As an example, he had completed strategic project engagement with the following figures:

  • Princess Jawhara AL Ibrahim
  • H.E. Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Angari
  • Sheikh Suleiman Al-Rajhi.
  • Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Rajhi.
  • Sons of Sheikh Mohammed and Abdullah Al Subaie.
  • Sons of Sheikh Salim bin Mahfouz.
  • Sons of Sheikh Ali Al-Majdouie.

Having contributed to the establishment of Sheikh Ibrahim bin Mohammed Al- Angari’s Award for Social Economics Research and Charitable Work, Mr. Al- Turki serves as the Executive Director of the award.

Mr. Al-Turki had also served as an advisor for the Board of Trustees of the “Endowment of King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals”, under the chairmanship of H.E. Dr. Mohammed Al-Jasser and H.E. Dr. Khalid Al-Sultan.

During 2006 and 2007, Mr. Al-Turki served as Gartner’s Business Development Director in Saudi Arabia, through which he worked closely with VIP accounts, such as those of Saudi Aramco, SABIC, Saudi Telecom, Mobily, and the Communications & Information Technology Commission.

In 2005, Mr. Al-Turki was involved in the establishment of a firm — which is now successfully operating and growing, specialized in translating and publishing modern management books, as well as providing localized training services in business management, in many provinces in Saudi Arabia.

Mr. Al-Turki holds a postgraduate diploma in Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from King Saud University.