A collaborative research project between New York University Abu Dhabi and Tharawat Family Business Forum

Family Businesses in Emerging and Developed Countries: A Historical Perspective of the Different Pathways and Opportunities for the Future

Session Details

Guest Speaker:  Adel A. Alsuhaimi, Author | CEO | Senior Consultant, Adel Alsuhaimi Business Bureau (AABB), KSA

​Date:  14 December 2022

​Time:  1 – 2 pm Abu Dhabi time

Format: Webinar

​Open to NYUAD community and by invitation


Sheikh Abdulrahman Alsuhaimi was born in the late 19th century in the Al Qassim province in Saudi Arabia and one of the country’s most prolific business leaders. His grandson Adel A. Alsuhaimi will join this FBH webinar to recount his grandfather’s life story, his entrepreneurial legacy and the foundation of the Alsuhaimi Group Holding, today a leading family enterprise in the kingdom. Adel A. Alsuhaimi has recounted his family’s story in the book “Semm Yubah – An Arabian Son’s Journey” (AABB Press, 2021).

Part of the FBH webinar series, this interactive session will engage the audience in an interactive conversation around entrepreneurship, family legacies and the role of family firms in our region’s economy.


For questions please contact: contact@familybusinesshistories.org