Our team are professionals with different background who worked on establishing CSR in Saudi Arabia with proven experience and achievements . They all are passionate for the cause of CSR & Sustainability and their main goal is to develop innovative ideas for sustainable life.
Depending on the project, the team may consist of community and NGO practitioners, leading environment and sustainability experts, HR and behaviour change professionals, industry specialists, experienced researchers, measurement and reporting managers, communication and marketing experts.
Eng. Mahmoud M. Al-Turkistani
Mahmoud has been selected as one of the “Top 100 thought leaders trustworthy in Europe and the Middle East by the international organization (Trust Across America) in 2011. Also, he has awarded the “CSR Leadership award in the Middle East” by Asian Confederation Businesses organization. In 2013, he has been appointed as a member of the winner’s selection committee of the Responsible Competitiveness Award.
He started his career as Representative of Public Relations at KFUPM, then joined Savola Group as Human Resources Manager, then he moved to Tate & Lyle Company in UK as a Stock Exchange Trader.
He joined the United Sugar Company (Savola Group) in Jeddah as Sugar Trading Manager. before he moved to The National Commercial Bank where he worked as HR Projects Manager, and then he has been assigned to establish the Corporate Social Responsibility Department at National Commercial Bank, where he managed the operations including the design and executions of the programs and communication strategies for 10 years. Before he left NCB in Aug. 2016, he succeeded on establishing the Customer Relations section that dedicated to resolve the customers’ complaints and educate them, and run it for almost 2 years.
Mahmoud is the founder and CEO of Business Sustainability, and the Chairman of Casper Cap company. He is a graduate of the Executive MBA program from King Abdulaziz University and holds BSC degree in Computer Engineering from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals.
Maha is the lead of Social Responsibility within the Saudi Initiatives Division at King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST), with responsibility of developing and setting the strategy, planning and design programs.
She worked in strategic business development, project planning, building capacity, and in staff positions at several companies for the last 20 years
During her work for NCB as a Job Opportunities
Programs’ Senior Manager at CSR department; her role was to enhance job creation for unemployment Saudi citizen.
Maha’s greatest strengths are her creativity, drive and leadership.She thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach.
Maha was recognized in her life many times for her professional and social contribution
Shehab has 8 years working experience in different organizations within Saudi Arabia and UAE such that Saudia Cargo, ShootingStar, NCB and Media Exposure.
He worked on various projects that covers developing communication Strategy, setting communication plans internally & externally, developing ATL & BTL communication campaigns, policy enforcement, product management, budget planning, equity tracking, building capacity and skills calibration, customer satisfaction.
He has been exposed to local and international market and delivered several speeches related to CSR communications in different conferences and seminars.
Shehab is a certified trainer on Leadership and project management and holds BSc. degree on Marketing from King Fahd University in Dhahran, SA
Wessam has 10+ yrs working experience on verious fields of project management, he worked as project engineer in SABIC & Project manager in National Grid – Saudi electricity Co.
He conducted several researches such as ( importance of Knowledge Management & Organizational Culture) , ( Role of Knowledge Management & Leadership in project management ) , ( CSR best practices worldwide) and ( Solutions for unemployment is KSA). During his work as freelancer he worked with different orginizations like NCB and Ministry of Labor.
Wessam is certified PM (PRINCE2) and certified trainer by LMI. and holds two master degree in Industrial Engineering (engineering management) and in Business Administration (EMBA).
Walaa over the past 13 years worked for different private sector companies. Pursues several positions in local and International companies , her diverse experiences includes Customer Care, Training & development , Corporate Social Responsibility and Marketing sectors.
She worked on several CSR projects related to empowiring the community including enablement of entrepreneurs and building capacity of NGO’s where she managed to train more than 500 women around the KSA so they can run their small business from home.
Walaa received a Bachelor in Computer Science degree from King Abdul Aziz University – KSA and Master of Business Administration degree from University of Leicester – UK