Denomination: Sunni muslim
Director, Department of Foreign Relations and Conferences, Ministry of Labour. Assistant Director-General of General Organization of Social Insurance. Professor of Political Science, Riyadh University 1972-1974.
Deputy Minister of Commerce and Industry for Trade and Provisions 1974-1975. Chairman of Board, Saudi Arabian Specifications and Standardization Organization, Wheat Silos and Flour Mills Organization. Attended several economic conferences in Saudi Arabia and abroad.
Minister of Commerce since 1975.