Turki bin Salman Al Saud

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Turki bin Salman
Full name
Turki bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
House House of Saud
Father Salman bin Abdulaziz
Mother Fahda bint Falah bin Sultan Al Hithalayn
Born 1987 (age 26–27)
Riyadh
Religion Islam

Turki bin Salman Al Saud (born 1987) is a Saudi businessman and a member of the House of Saud.

Early life and education[edit]

Prince Turki was born in Riyadh in 1987.[1] He is one of Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz's sons.[2][3] Prince Turki's mother is Fahda bint Falah bin Sultan Al Hithalayn, who is the third spouse of Prince Salman.[2] He is full brother of Mohammad bin Salman, head of the Crown Prince court.[2]

Prince Turki received a bachelor's degree in marketing from King Saud University.[4]

Career[edit]

Turki bin Salman is the chairman of Tharawat Holding.[1] On 9 February 2013, he was appointed chairman of the Saudi Research and Marketing Group (SRMG), replacing his half-brother Faisal bin Salman, who had been appointed governor of the Madinah province.[4] Prince Turki's term will continue until 30 April 2015.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Saudi Research and Marketing Group appoints new chairman". Al Arabiya. 10 February 2013. Retrieved 12 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Family Tree of Salman bin Abdulaziz bin Abdal Rahman Al Saud". Datarabia. Retrieved 9 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Salman bin Abdul-Aziz, Saudi Arabia's Defense Minister, Named Crown Prince". Hufftington Post. 18 June 2012. Retrieved 9 February 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Prince Turki bin Salman New SRMG Chairman". Asharq Alawsat. 10 February 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2013.