Fawaz Alharbi

Senior Head of Master Planning, Jeddah Economic Company

Fawaz is the Senior Head of Master Planning at Jeddah Economic Company, with responsibility to oversee the urban planning and design activities, including, the Smart City program, and other initiatives related to Jeddah Economic City development.

He has over 20 years of practical experience which allowed him to obtain a diverse range of skills in his varied design, planning, leadership, management and supervision roles. He is an architect who believes in urban planing, and has worked in both public and private sectors, which gave him the insight and the know-how to bridge the gap between them.

Fawaz holds a B.S Degree in Architecture from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Mineral, and a Master’s Degree from University of Cincinnati, in Community Planning with a focus on Economic Development and Urban Design.