Dr. Ibrahim Badawood is Managing Director of Community Jameel, a global philanthropy formally established in 2003 to continue the Jameel family’s tradition of supporting the community.
Dr. Badawood leads Community Jameel which works across six major fields of development – livelihoods, arts, education, health, climate and evidence. Dr. Badawood is also the Director of Abdul Latif Jameel Chairman’s office.
Dr. Ibrahim Badawood joined Abdul Latif Jameel in 2000. Prior to this, he was General Manager of a science and technology center in Jeddah since 1992.
He sits on the Board of Directors for a few companies. He is a regular editorial contributor to respected Saudi newspapers.
Dr. Badawood holds a doctorate in Business Administration from the Arab Academy for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Egypt.