Yassin Al Suroor is the founder and the Executive Chairman of A’amal group, a Saudi based group founded in 1994 with diversified interest in investment, real estate and oil & gas industry with operation across Middle East, South Asia and Africa. He is a pioneer businessman who has developed the first PPP infrastructure project in Saudi Arabia which has been recorded in the financial market. He is also the chairman of A’amal Capital Limited and Chairman of Iris Capital MENA. Yassin Al Suroor is board member in various regional and international companies. In his personal capacity, he is an active investor in Stock market and innovation startup companies.
Yassin Al Suroor played a significant role in promoting international PPP Investment by advising various government agencies. He is also an active participant in B20 / G20 taskforce to promote the role of SMEs in Global Economy.
His leadership and entrepreneurial skills were key factors for his achievement of acclaims he received from the international business fraternity, Governmental and Non-Governmental organisations. As such, in 2014 Yassin Al Suroor was elected as Chairman of Saudi International Chamber of Commerce. Later in June 2018, he had been appointed as Vice Chair of World Chamber Organization (ICC) as the first representative from the Arab region since its establishment in 1919. Recently, in November 2018 he has been appointed as Vice Chair and G20 representative of the World Chamber Federation.
Yassin Alsuroor received several awards and recognitions for his meritorious services to business, including an award from the former Prime Minister of Malaysia H.E. Abdullah Ahmed, in addition to other national and international awards.
He is an ardent orator who is recognized internationally, mainly in the subject of public private partnership. He was the main speaker in the United Nations World Leader Investment Summit in Nairobi, One Belt One Road investment forum in China, World Business Angels Investment summit in Istanbul, G20 Think Tank Summit in China, World Chamber Congress in Sydney and many other internationally acclaimed conferences.
Yassin Alsuroor believes that the business must be beneficial to the peace and tranquility of humanity. He also believes in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) therefore he work closely with the respected artist Andrea Bocelli foundation (ABF) with a mission to provide education and improve the lives of children.