Yasser Al Sharif is the Chief Executive Officer of Jabal Omar Development Company (JODC). Prior to joining JODC he was CEO & MD of various multinational companies in Saudi Arabia.
Al Sharif joined JODC in March 2016, and oversees the team that delivers the trade mark hospitality of the Arab world through its projects in Makkah Al Mukarramah. He has chaired a number of companies, and also assumed leadership positions in the investment and risk management. In addition to serving as Board of Director and Member of Executive Committees of several listed and private companies and educational institutions, Al Sharif is currently the Chairman of Central District Cooling Company (CDCC).
Al Sharif holds a General Management Program (Executive) degree from Harvard Business School, a Master's degree in Risk Management from the New York University (NYU), and a Bachelor's degree in Finance from the King Abdulaziz University (KAU). In addition to the above, he had attended many executive finance courses and received professional certificates from local and international universities and relevant authorities with a focus on Financial Engineering, and Asset, Investment and Risk Management.