Saudi Arabia

Our Chapter in Saudi Arabia was established in May 2017 supported by the Saudi stock Exchange “Tadawul”. The founding members are:

  • Paul Gay and Ikram Ulhaque from Almarai
  • Walid Al Hakim from Ma’aden
  • Faisal Al Modlij from Sipchem
  • Rayan Al Karawi from Zain KSA
  • Samantha Bartel Al Khalaf.
The Saudi Chapter is formed by the following members, each volunteering for at least one area of key responsibility, or ‘pillar’ in line with MEIRA structure:
  • Faisal Al Modlij, Sipchem: Head of Communications & PR
  • Ibrahim Alkharji, STC: Head of Professional Development
  • Munirah Al Zahrani, Almarai: Head of Programs
  • Rayan AlKarawi, Zain KSA: Chairman, Head of Chapter Development
  • Samantha Al Khalaf, Instinctif Partners: Board Secretary & Treasurer
  • Tareq K. Alangari, Mobily: Head of Events
  • Walid Al Hakim: Head of Membership & Network

Event Calendar

Upcoming Event Wednesday, 27 Mar, 2019

MEIRA Saudi Chapter & Bloomberg IR Breakfast

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Past Event Monday, 17 Dec, 2018

Seminar: Actively engaging the buy- and sell-side

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Past Event Sunday, 10 Jun, 2018

MEIRA Saudi Chapter Iftar

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Past Event Thursday, 24 May, 2018

MEIRA Saudi Chapter – Round table with Valerie Haertel

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Past Event Wednesday, 11 Apr, 2018

Global Ratings & Investor Relations Seminar

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Past Event Wednesday, 22 Nov, 2017

Crisis preparedness and its impact on shareholder value workshop

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Past Event Thursday, 12 Oct, 2017

Financial mistakes and how to learn from them – Seminar

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RESOURCES

Interested in joining the Chapter?

Middle East Investor Relations Association
T. +971 (0)4 309 7033 / E. info@meira.me

Chapter Head

Rayan Al-Karawi

Rayan Al-Karawi

Saudi Chairman

Head of Investor Relations Zain KSA

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Rayan Al-Karawi is the MEIRA Saudi Chapter Chairman. Rayan Joined Zain Saudi Arabia in 2014. He is an award-winning Investor Relations professional, with a career that spans more than 25 years, having held key positions covering areas such as financial markets, corporate finance and financial policies, apart from investor relations. The organizations he worked for include: the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority, the Saudi Arabian Investment Bank and Dar Al-Arkan. Rayan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business from Schiller International University, London. He is also one of the founding members of the Saudi Chapter of the Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA).