Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi is a Saudi business leader and one of the world’s leading businessmen and philanthropists.
Although he has interests across the world, notably in the Middle East, Europe and Africa, he has shown a particular commitment to Saudi Arabia (of which he is a citizen), to Sweden and to Ethiopia.
In 2014, Forbes listed him as both the second wealthiest Arab and ranked him as sixty-first on its annual billionaires list. This website is an introduction to him, to his business interests, to his internationalism and to his approach to philanthropy.
AESAONE 2014 Football and Culture Festival
Mohammed Al Amoudi is the major sponsor of the Ethiopian sports and cultural festival, held this year at St. Paul, Minnesota, from June 29 to July 5. The central event is a football tournament but there is also a fashion show and concert on July 4.
In an extensive and exclusive interview with Forbes, Mr Al Amoudi revealed his philanthropy strategy where he is setting the standard in the Middle East and Africa.