Board of Directors and CEO
According to the company article of association Al Badia Cement board consists of seven members which are elected and authorized during the General Assembly Meeting, on 18 April 2016 a new Board of Directors elected for the Third session.
The Chairman of the Board is Dr. Emad Al Muhaidib, representative of Al Muhaidib Holding Company.
Dr. Emad occupies the position of Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al Muhaidib Group and the Chairman of Board of Directors of Al Muhaidib Contracting Company. He also has a number of positions in the Boards of Directors of a lot of industrial and commercial companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and abroad, such as Middle East Paper Company (MIPCO), the Waste Collection and Recycling Co (WASCO), United Feed Co, Masdar Building Materials, United Mining Investment and Del Monte Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Emad is a holder of Business Degree from King Saud University since 1979, and was awarded Honorary Doctorate from Lisbon University – Portugal in 2013.
Chief Executive Officer
The CEO of Al Badia Cement is Mr. Khaled Al Sawaf. He has joined Al Badia during September 2007 and was appointed as CEO on September 2009.
Appointed as Executive Project Manager for Al Badia Cement in September 2007, later was promoted to the position of Chief Executive Office in September 2009. Through his leadership to a distinguished team, he established Al Badia Cement Company and managed a successful issuance of the company's shares, in addition to providing required financing, and completing the project according to the time plan, ensuring the continued operation during the period from 2011 to date. He has long experience in Industrial Management, since he has contributed to the development of numerous projects, products and solutions in the Middle East along with concentration on creating work teams of high performance levels and ability to complete financial and operational plans.
Holder of a BSc degree of Business Administration with a Master degree in Quality Management from Wollongong University - Australia.
Al Badia Cement (JSC) represents one of the biggest industrial projects in Syria and enforced the activities of building materials industry in the country while meeting the needs of the demanding Syrian cement market and creating the opportunity for Syria to become a cement exporter.