Bachelor of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1980. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, University Michigan, 1986.
Training engineer Ohbayashi-Gumi Ltd., Tokyo, 1979. Teaching assistant civil engineering department King Saud University, 1980-1981. Assistant professor civil engineering King Saudi University, 1986-1990.
Part-time consultant Minister Communications, Riyadh, 1991-1992. Associate professor civil engineering King Saud University, 1990-1991. General manager A.K. Al Muhaidib and Sons, Riyadh, since 1991.
Member United States Transportation Research Board, Australian Road Research Board. Presenter in fields of civil and transportation engineering.
Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute (associate).
Married Soad Khalid Al Makinzi. Children: Khalid, Sara, Reem, Nora.