Denomination: Sunni muslim
Sub-editor of Al-Nadwah daily newspaper 1959-1963. Manager of Libraries Department, Ministry of Pilgrimage and Endowments 1963-1964. Executive Editor, Al-Madina daily newspaper 1964-1975.
Publisher and Editor of Saudi Review (daily bulletin in English founded in 1966). Owner of Saudi Publishing and Distributing House (founded 1966)-. Owner of Mecca Advertising (founded 1968).
Political commentator in Al-Madina daily newspaper. Businessman.