Mr. Hassan Jameel
Deputy President & Vice Chairman,
Abdul Latif Jameel Company Ltd.
Hassan Jameel is Deputy President and Vice Chairman of Abdul Latif Jameel, an international, family-owned business based in Saudi Arabia with operations around the world. Mr. Jameel heads the domestic operations of Abdul Latif Jameel in Saudi Arabia, and is responsible for operations such as automotive and real estate.
Prior to taking up his current role, Hassan Jameel trained and worked at Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan. This experience contributed to Mr. Jameel’s active membership of the UTokyo Global Advisory Board at the University of Tokyo located in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan. The board aims to give advice on important issues and make proposals for future development of the university. Established in 1877 as the first imperial university, the University of Tokyo is one of Japan's most prestigious universities. His role on the board is to use his combined experience of international business leadership with a strong and long-standing Japanese network to assist the University of Tokyo in its role as a leading international institute.
Hassan Jameel is also President of Community Jameel, which is dedicated to social and economic sustainability in the Middle East and beyond, through a wide range of initiatives, including job creation, poverty alleviation, and food and water security. Community Jameel also partners with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on a number of programs to address global challenges.
Mr. Jameel is heavily involved in Community Jameel’s road safety initiative, which aims to promote safe driving through education and awareness campaigns in Saudi Arabia. Hassan is also involved in a number of humanitarian initiatives.
Mr. Jameel holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Economics from Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan, and gained an MBA from the London Business School. He is fluent in English, Arabic, and Japanese.