Abdulaziz has more than two decades of professional experience with continued motivation for new learning.
His experience covers governance, strategic management, financial management & reporting, corporate finance & valuation, investments & stakeholders management with an understanding of PPP framework, M&As and IPOs.
A graduate of the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals with an MBA from the University of Leeds in the UK and further education from London Business School, Abdulaziz is a Certified Director with the Board of Directors Institute.
After close to a decade as the Assistant General Manager of Samba Financial Group, Abdulaziz became a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Akwaan Properties, Tarabot Investment and Development and then for Vision Invest as Group CFO.
At this time, he was also honoured to become a committee member for both Welspun Middle East Pipes and SAUDIA Cargo. He later took on further Committee members roles for Jazan Gad Projects Company, Miahona, Saudia Arabian Logistics (SAL) and Saudi Tabreed District Cooling Company.
Furthermore, he additionally became a Board member of ADDAR Chemicals Company and Advanced Piping Solutions.
He joined Cruise Saudi prior to the summer season in June 2021.