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Kingdom Holding Awarded Top Brand Recognition Among Holding Companies

December 24, 2013


Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), Chaired by HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin AbdulAziz Alsaud, was awarded among the “Top 100 Saudi Brands” for the year 2013 by Alwatan Newspaper, during a ceremony that took place in Al Faisaliah Hotel on Sunday 22nd December 2013. 

The “Top 100 Saudi Brands” award was presented by HE Dr. Abdulaziz Bin Mohieddin Khoja, Minister of Culture and Information and received by Mr. Fahad Bin Saad Bin Nafel, Executive Assistant to HRH Prince Alwaleed on behalf of His Royal Highness. Moreover, Kingdom Holding Company is the first and only holding company to be awarded in its category.

The event was attended by the guest of honor HRH Prince Bandar Bin Khalid Alfaisal Alsaud, Chairman of Alwatan Newspaper, royals, VIPs, dignitaries, representatives of international, local and regional media.

Founded in 1980, KHC is a publicly traded company which was listed on Tadawul (the Saudi Stock Exchange) in 2007.  KHC is one of the world’s most successful and diversified business organizations, highly respected in the field of investments and recognized as an elite player in the Arabian Gulf region, and internationally. KHC’s portfolio has its major interests in investment categories ranging from luxury hotels and real estate to media and publishing, entertainment, finance and investment services, social media and technology, consumer and retail, petrochemicals, education, private equities, health care, aviation, even agriculture. KHC is among the world’s largest and most diverse investors, with regional and international holdings in many key industries.