Denomination: Sunni muslim
Rose from first diplomatic rank up to the rank of Ambassador, assuming various posts including Consul-General, New York 1968-1970, Delegate to United Nations 4 times, Attache and Third Secretary, Saudi Embassy, Cairo. Attended all Arab Summit Conferences 1960-1967, Arab Foreign Ministers Meetings from 1973, Conferences of Non-Aligned Countries 1960-1967. Member of delegation accompanying H.M. King Khalid during his visits to Egypt, Syria and Jordan 1970.
Also member of delegation accompanying H.R.H. Crown Prince Fahad to Algeria, Kuwait, Iraq. Ambassador, Saudi Arabian Foreign Ministry. Director of Arab Department.