Dr. Sabah al-Binali is an active investor and entrepreneurial leader with a track record of financing, building and growing companies in the Mena region. Dr. al-Binali is Venture Partner and Head of the Gulf for OurCrowd, a leading global VC investment platform headquartered in Israel with USD 1.5 billion of committed funding.
Dr. al-Binali has 22 years of senior experience in investments, credit, risk, and treasury management. Investment highlights include exits to Credit Suisse of a Saudi investment bank and an exit of a media company to Thomson-Reuters.
Dr. al-Binali has rich experience in governance and company leadership. He previously served as Vice Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Investment and Strategy Committee of The National Investor, Chief Investment Officer and CEO of Credit of Shuaa Capital, Director of the Board and Audit Committee member of Credit Suisse Saudi Arabia, Vice Chairman of Shuaa Capital Saudi Arabia, Chairman of Zawya, founding CEO of Saffar Capital, and Head of the Treasury and Investment Division of Union National Bank.
Dr. al-Binali received his Ph.D. from Columbia University and his B.S.E from Princeton University.