Salman bin Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud

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Salman bin Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud
الأمير سلمان بن عبدالعزيز بن سلمان آل سعود
Prince of Saudi Arabia
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Born (1980-07-24) July 24, 1980 (age 37)
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Full name
Salman bin Abdulaziz bin Salman bin Muhammad bin Saud bin Abdulaziz bin Abdul Rahman bin Faisal bin Turki Al Saud
Father Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman bin Muhammad Al Saud
Mother Princess Nouf bint Abdullah bin AbdulRahman Al Saud
Religion Islam

Salman bin AbdulAziz bin Salman bin Muhammad bin Saud bin Faisal[1] (Arabic: الأمير سلمان بن عبد العزيز بن سلمان بن محمد بن سعود بن فيصل, Salmān bin ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz bin salman ʾĀl Saʿūd) (born 1980) is a member of the Saudi royal family. His mother is Princess Nouf Bint Abdullah bin Abdul Rehman al Saud and father is Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman bin Muhammad Al Saud.[2] His grandfather is Salman bin Muhammad bin Saud.[3]

Prince Salman during his visit in Paris

Early life and education[edit]

Salman was born in Riyadh. He received his early education at the Najad School in Riyadh. He graduated from King Saud University, having studied law. He attended a post-graduate program at Oxford University, and successfully completed a Master's Degree in International Law at Saint Clements University. He obtained his PhD degree in International Law from the Sorbonne. His doctoral thesis was published in French and is entitled, "Problèmes de base du droit des entreprises en difficulté: Etude comparée droit français-droit saoudien."[4] He is fluent in Arabic, English and French.

Activities[edit]

Salman is the founder of "The Visionary Movers Club". The club aims to bring young leaders of the world together in one platform, to share knowledge, ideas and information, to build networks and connections, and to foster meaningful relations and facilitate cross-cultural exchange. He participated in international human rights summits sponsored by the United Nations and UNESCO.

Salman is also sportive and he is passionate about horse racing, falconry and camel racing. He supports the Horse Annual Racing Prize taking place in Riyadh and set up the first camel race in Europe.

Art collection[edit]

Prince has a huge collection of art. He collects art pieces from around the world. He has art collections of multi million USD at his palaces.

Awards[edit]

Prince Salman has received several awards and medals from several countries and organisations. Prince Salman received the Medal of the Presidency of the Italian Republic and the Medaille de la legion d'honneur in France in 2012. Some other accomplishments include the Medal of Chamber of Commerce in France (2012), the City Medal of La Rochelle, the City Medal of Florence, Italy (2013) and the St. Georgs Orden of the SemperOpernball in Dresden, Germany, (2017).

Business[edit]

Prince Salman established buonasera Ltd, a private aviation company in 2015 and one of the largest Yacht charter company in the south of france, he owns more and 6 Mega Lürssen Yachts. [5] He is CEO of the company. He also own oil and construction business inside the kingdom and in several other countries as well.

Worth[edit]

He is one of the youngest billionaires. His current net worth is estimated at 10 billion USD in November 2015.[dubious ]

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