Denomination: Sunni muslim
Adviser to the President of the Central Planning Organization, Vice president of Central Planning Organization. Deputy Minister of Planning. Member of the Royal Commission for the Development of Jubail and Yunbou Industrial Zones.
Supervised the formulation of the Kingdom’s First Development Plan (1970-1975) and the Second Development Plan (1975-1980). Under Dr. Badr’s administration, Saudi ports have achieved an international standard of efficiency. President and Chairman of Board of Saudi Ports Authority with the rank of minister.