Fares Khalid Bugshan

Vice Chairman of Saudi Bugshan & CEO of Bugshan Investments

Fares Khalid Bugshan

Fares Bugshan is the Vice Chairman of Saudi Bugshan. He is also the current CEO of Bugshan Investments, a subsidiary of Saudi Bugshan. It is the vehicle through which the Group participates in Joint Ventures, invests in international and local money markets and real estate, and co-invests in private equity deals in the local, regional and global markets. Prior to that, Fares was a Consulting Specialist at the Gallup Organization, where he initially gained experience in polling instruments and testing populations on issues of importance for both public- and private-sector clients. Appointed General Manager of Gallup Saudi Arabia, he was then responsible for developing the Gulf Cooperation Council marketplace for Gallup. Fares holds a B.A. (Honors) in Economics and Psychology from McMaster University, Canada and an M.S. in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics, U.K. Fares is also a global shaper of the Riyadh Hub at the World Economic Forum.