H.E. Eng. Khalid Saleh AlMudaifer

H.E. Eng. Khalid Saleh AlMudaifer

Vice Minister for Mining Affairs Ministry of Industry & Mineral Resources, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 

Khalid was appointed in the position in June 3, 2018 to lead the execution of the newly approved mining & mining industries development strategy under Vision 2030 to maximize the value of the Kingdom mineral resources, increase the contribution of the sector to the Kingdom economy, creating growth engine beyond oil and gas, job creation, fiscal income, and remote area development. 

Mr. Al Mudaifer has 34 years of experience, including 25 years in executive leadership roles. 

Khalid was the CEO of Saudi Arabian Mining company (Ma’aden) from January 2011 where he led the company as it grew into a world class integrated national mining champion serving global market where revenue grow by 20 times to nearly 4 billion US Dollar and assets grow by 3 times to 26 billion US Dollar. Prior to being the CEO, Khalid was Vice President for Phosphate and Business Development where he led the development of the Ma’aden Phosphate Company and the master planning and development of Ras Al Khair Industrial City. 
Prior to joining Ma’aden, Mr. Al Mudaifer was the President of Qassim Cement Company and Vice President and Director of Finance at the Eastern Petrochemical Company (Sharq/SABIC JV). 

Khalid has held a number of board memberships with Qassim Cement, Saudi Arabian Railways, Gulf International Bank, U.S.-Saudi Arabia Business Council (USSABC), International Fertilizer Association (IFA) and a number of social and government committees, boards and councils, and is currently on the Board of Ma’aden, and the Chairman of Saudi Public Transport Company (SAPTCO). 

He holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Global Business from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom, an MBA and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Tuesday 10/05/2022

From 15:55 To 16:15

05/10/2022 15:55 05/10/2022 16:15 Ministry Insights Stage A

Stage A

"Ministry Insights"

H.E. Eng. Khalid Saleh AlMudaifer

Wednesday 11/05/2022

From 11:00 To 12:30

05/11/2022 11:00 05/11/2022 12:30 Saudi Arabia Country Case Study

Under the Saudi Vision 2030, the mining sector has been declared to become the third pillar of its industrial growth. Saudi Arabia is estimated to contain $1.3 trillion worth of potential mineral value, across numerous commodities, including gold, copper, phosphate, iron ore, rare earth minerals and many others.

A journey of the development of mining & mineral industries will be demonstrated, giving an overview of the Saudi geological database, mining investment opportunities, regulations & law, and financial incentives for our potential investors.

Roof Terrace

Roof Terrace

"Saudi Arabia Country Case Study"

Abdulrahman AlBelushi Dr. Abdullah Alnabhan H.E. Eng. Khalid Saleh AlMudaifer Haya AlKahtani Jameel AlGhamdi Jawaher AlDughaither Musad AlDaood Mustafa Makki

Wednesday 11/05/2022

From 12:45 To 13:05

05/11/2022 12:45 05/11/2022 13:05 Ministerial Address: Saudi Arabia Westin Hotel Ballroom

Westin Hotel Ballroom

"Ministerial Address: Saudi Arabia"

H.E. Eng. Khalid Saleh AlMudaifer Khalid Al-Mudaifer
Time and date

Tuesday 10/05/2022

From 15:55 To 16:15

05/10/2022 15:55 05/10/2022 16:15 Ministry Insights Stage A
Venue

Stage A

Topic
Speakers

Time and date

Wednesday 11/05/2022

From 11:00 To 12:30

05/11/2022 11:00 05/11/2022 12:30 Saudi Arabia Country Case Study

Under the Saudi Vision 2030, the mining sector has been declared to become the third pillar of its industrial growth. Saudi Arabia is estimated to contain $1.3 trillion worth of potential mineral value, across numerous commodities, including gold, copper, phosphate, iron ore, rare earth minerals and many others.

A journey of the development of mining & mineral industries will be demonstrated, giving an overview of the Saudi geological database, mining investment opportunities, regulations & law, and financial incentives for our potential investors.

Roof Terrace
Venue

Roof Terrace

Topic
Speakers

Time and date

Wednesday 11/05/2022

From 12:45 To 13:05

05/11/2022 12:45 05/11/2022 13:05 Ministerial Address: Saudi Arabia Westin Hotel Ballroom
Venue

Westin Hotel Ballroom

Topic
Speakers

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