Lubna Suliman Olayan

Chief Executive Officer & Deputy Chairperson at Olayan Financing Co (Private Equity)

Lubna Suliman Olayan

Lubna Suliman Olayan

Chief Executive Officer & Deputy Chairperson at Olayan Financing Co (Private Equity)

Overview
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3931

Number of Boards

30

Birthday

08/04/1955

Age

63

Number of Awards

11

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Former President of Mexico

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Chairman & Managing Director at Ambani Family Office

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Chairman at Bain & Co., Inc.

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Founder at WPP Plc

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Director at Investor AB

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Vice President at Olayan Investments Company Establishment

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Founder at The World Economic Forum

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President & Head of Investments at Olayan Financing Co.

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Vice Provost, Executive Education at University of Miami - School of Business Administration

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Former Prime Minister at Government of United Kingdom

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Chief Executive Officer & Deputy Chairperson at Olayan Financing Co (Private Equity)
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Sibling
Managing Director at Saudi Cement Co.

Saudi Cement Co. engages in the production and sale of cement and related products. Its products include ordinary portland cement and sulphate-resisting cement. The company was founded on November 23, 1955 and is headquartered in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

Sibling
Director at The Olayan Group

The Olayan Group operates as a diversified enterprise that engages in trading, manufacturing, services and investments sectors. It manages commercial and industrial operations in Saudi Arabia through its subsidiary Olayan Financing Company. The firm's investment team focuses on public and private equities, real estate, fixed income securities, and other specialized assets. It operates through its offices located in Europe, Saudi Arabia and the United States. The company was founded by Suliman S. Olayan in 1947 and is headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Sibling
President & Chief Executive Officer at Olayan America Corporation

Olayan America Corporation (OAC) is the Olayan Group's investment advisory arm for North and South America. They manage a portfolio of both public and private equities in a variety of sectors, including financial, communications, consumer and real estate.

Parent, Deceased

Olayan Investments Company Establishment provides product distribution, manufacturing and services. It fabricates aluminum architectural products. The firm offers office automation technology, detection, physical security, computers and software products and technical services; international supply chain management, value-added and pre-retailing, e-commerce, bonded warehousing, information management services; document systems and services. It also engages in the distribution of finishing materials, building additives and chemicals for the construction industry. The company was founded in 1947 by Suliman S. Olayan and is headquartered in Athens, Greece.

Education
MBA
Class of 1979

Founded in 1920 as the Indiana University School of Commerce and Finance, the Kelley School has grown into one of the most respected business schools in the world. The Kelley School offers undergraduate, MBA, master’s, graduate certificates, and doctoral degrees at IU’s Bloomington and Indianapolis campuses.

BSc
Class of 1977

Along with its excellent faculty and facilities, Cornell University boasts a beautiful location in the Finger Lakes region of central New York. The huge hillside campus overlooks Lake Cayuga and is crisscrossed by deep gorges and bridges. Cornell is unique among the Ivy League universities in that its agricultural program is part of the state school system. Cornell is well known for its schools of engineering and hotel management. Its strengths in research and instruction have earned it membership in the Association of American Universities, and Cornell can also boast of a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Cornell's athletic teams are called the Big Red.

Memberships
Member
Current

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer & Deputy Chairperson
Current

OFC manages the Group's commercial and industrial operations in Saudi Arabia and the wider Middle East. The firm oversees more than 40 companies engaged in manufacturing, product distribution, and services which include operating companies, joint ventures with major multinationals and firms in which OFC has a substantial ownership interest.OFC seeks investment opportunities in companies operating in the fields of FMCG, hospital supplies, office automation products, building supplies, telecommunications equipment, industrial services, project & construction management, real estate development, property management, financial and investment services and food services sectors. The firm also actively invests in listed companies in the Kingdom and the region.

Director & Principal
Tenure Unconfirmed

Olayan Investments Company Establishment provides product distribution, manufacturing and services. It fabricates aluminum architectural products. The firm offers office automation technology, detection, physical security, computers and software products and technical services; international supply chain management, value-added and pre-retailing, e-commerce, bonded warehousing, information management services; document systems and services. It also engages in the distribution of finishing materials, building additives and chemicals for the construction industry. The company was founded in 1947 by Suliman S. Olayan and is headquartered in Athens, Greece.

Deputy Chairperson & Chief Executive Officer
1986 - Prior

OFC is a long-term manager which invests in major private commercial and industrial.enterprises in the Middle East. They are active, long-time participants in the Saudi stock market.The firm shapes their strategy through independent research and analysis generated in-house. They also draw on knowledge and expertise from their networks of external finance, business and economics professionals.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
2016 - Current

Saudi Arabian Mining Co. with its subsidiaries engages in the exploration and development of mineral and metal resources. It mines gold, phosphate rock, bauxite, low-grade bauxite, kaolin and magnetite. The firm also involves in aluminum projects, such as automotive heat treated and non-heat treated sheet, building and construction sheet and foil stock sheet. The company was founded on March 23, 1997 and is headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Member, Board of Directors
2011 - Current

Corporate profile: Schlumberger Knowledge, technical innovation and teamwork are at the center of who we are. For more than 80 years, we have focused on leveraging these assets to deliver solutions that improve customer performance. Today, our real-time technology services and solutions enable customers to translate acquired data into useful information, then transform this information into knowledge for improved decision making-anytime, anywhere. Harnessing information technology in this way offers enormous opportunities to enhance efficiency and productivity. This is a quantum leap from providing traditional 'just-in-case' information to delivering 'just-in-time' knowledge that meets the changing needs of our customers

Member, International Advisory Board
2008 - Current

Akbank TAS engages in the provision of commercial and private banking services. It operates through the following segments: Retail & Private Banking, Commercial Banking & SME Banking, Corporate Banking & Treasury activities. The Retail & Private Banking segment offers a variety of retail services such as deposit accounts, consumer loans, commercial installment loans, credit cards, insurance products and asset management services. The Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking & SME Banking segments provide financial solutions and banking services to large, medium and small size corporate and commercial customers. The Treasury segment conducts TL and FC spot and forward transactions, treasury bonds, government bonds, Eurobond and private sector bond transactions and also derivative trading activities within determined limits. The company was founded on January 30, 1948 and is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.

Member Emeritus, Board of Trustees
Current

Along with its excellent faculty and facilities, Cornell University boasts a beautiful location in the Finger Lakes region of central New York. The huge hillside campus overlooks Lake Cayuga and is crisscrossed by deep gorges and bridges. Cornell is unique among the Ivy League universities in that its agricultural program is part of the state school system. Cornell is well known for its schools of engineering and hotel management. Its strengths in research and instruction have earned it membership in the Association of American Universities, and Cornell can also boast of a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Cornell's athletic teams are called the Big Red.

Member, Panel of Senior Advisers
Current

Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is a non-profit, non-governmental organization based in London whose mission is to analyse and promote the understanding of major international issues and current affairs. It is the originator of the Chatham House Rule. It takes its name from its premises, a Grade I listed 18th-century house in St. James's Square designed in part by Henry Flitcroft and occupied by three British prime ministers, including William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham. In the University of Pennsylvania’s 2014 Global Go To Think Tanks Report, Chatham House is ranked the second most influential think tank in the world after the Brookings Institution, and the world's most influential non-U.S. think tank. In 2009, Chatham House was also named the top non-U.S. think tank by Foreign Policy magazine, which listed it as one of the top "scholars" for being among a handful of stars of the think-tank world who are regularly relied upon to set agendas and craft new initiatives.

Director
Current

The Asia Business Council is an independent organization of top executives, typically from leading Asian companies or multinational corporations with significant Asian operations, who share an interest in the policies needed to ensure the continued economic development and competitiveness of the region. The Council conducts research on issues that are important to Asia’s future and, where appropriate, takes needed action. The Council is funded by its members and has no government affiliation.

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Awards & Honors
Rank #67
2015
Forbes Magazine - 100 Most Powerful Women
Rank #5
2014
Arabian Business - The World’s 100 Most Powerful Arab Women
Rank #92
2013
Forbes Magazine - 100 Most Powerful Women
Events
Speaker
Switzerland
2013 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2013 continues the mission of the World Economic Forum. It is committed to improving the state of the world and has driven the design and development of the Annual Meeting programme. The Annual Meeting remains the foremost creative force for engaging leaders in collaborative activities focused on shaping the global, regional and industry agendas.

Speaker
Davos, Switzerland
2012 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

A record 2,600 business, government and civil society leaders – including nearly 40 heads of state or government – participated in the 42nd World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, which took place under the theme The Great Transformation: Shaping New Models. The record participation indicated the international community’s level of concern for the world today, as one crisis after another emerges. It also underscored the commitment of the Forum’s Members, Partners and communities to improving the state of the world.

Attendee
Davos, Switzerland
2011 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting