• (H.E.) Jobarah Bin Eid Al-Suraisry

  • Degree: BSc (Econs & Pol Sc), MEcons (double), PhD (Econs);

About Me

Field of Achievement: Politician
Date of Birth: 1948.
Place of Birth: Yanbu
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Education: King Saud Univ, Riyadh, Denver Univ (USA), Colorado Univ (USA);
Career: Asst Prof, King Saud Univ 1980-82; Alternate Exec Director, International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC (USA) 1982-86; Exec Director, World Bank, Washington, DC (USA) 1986-89; Asst Dy Minister of Finance & National Economy 1989-91; Dy Minister for International Econ Co-operation, Min of Finance & National Economy 1991-95; Vice-Minister, Min of Finance & National Economy 1995-2003; Minister of Transport 2003-; Chairman of the Board: King Fahd Causeway Authority, Saudi Fund for Industrial Development; now Chairman of the Board: The Saudi Ports Authority, Saudi Railway Organisation; GCC Co-ordinator-Gen for Negotiations with Countries and International Econ Organisations; Saudi Co-ordinator, Saudi Arabian-US Jt Comm on Econ Co-operation; Member, Board of Directors: Saudi Basic Industries Corpn (SABIC), Saudi Co for Hotels & Resort Areas, Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia);
Membership: Board Member: King Fahd Univ of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Royal Comm for Jubail and Yanbu, High Authority for the Development of Riyadh; Member: International Task Force Established by the Development Com Comprising Representatives of a Number of Countries to Review the Work of the Multilateral Development Banks (World Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction & Development, Inter- American Development Banks and Asian Development Bank plus the International Monetary Fund) in the Light of World Econ Changes, Com Set Up to Review and Assess the Achievements of the Islamic Development Bank during the Twenty Years of Its Operation; Key Speaker at many Econ & Finance Conferences and Forums;
Other Information:
Publication: Books in Econs; and Econ essays/reviews of Econ books;
Address (Office): Ministry of Transport, King Abdul Aziz Road, Riyadh 11178, Saudi Arabia.
Address (Residence):
Pincode: 11178.
Country: Saudi Arabia
City: Riyadh.