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Rif O. Abou Richeh

Vice President

Abdul Latif Jameel International

Rif Abou Richeh is Vice President of Abdul Latif Jameel, an international, family-owned and diversified business, founded in 1945 by the late Abdul Latif Jameel.

Mr. Abou Richeh heads the international operations of Abdul Latif Jameel, and is responsible for company operations such as automotive and its associated businesses, financial services, advertising and media, and general trading.

Rif Abou Richeh also leads Abdul Latif Jameel Investments, overseeing the expansion of the business into new geographies and sectors such as renewable energy, environmental services, and manufacturing.

Prior to taking up his role at Abdul Latif Jameel, Mr. Abou Richeh worked for a number of private sector companies, and held senior positions in businesses in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

Mr. Abou Richeh holds a degree in Business Administration, and gained an MBA from the University of Wisconsin in the United States.

Abdul Latif Jameel’s core business areas include transportation, engineering and manufacturing, financial services, land and real estate, energy and environmental services, consumer products, and advertising and media. Based in the MENAT region, Abdul Latif Jameel has a presence in more than 30 countries over five continents, including Europe, Africa, Asia and the Pacific, North and South America. It employs approximately 15,000 people of over 40 nationalities.