Eng. Mohammad joined the National Industrial Clusters Development Program (NICDP) in September 2012 with over 23 years of professional experience.
Prior to his current role with NICDP, Al-Faris was the Head of PMO at Jadwa Investment. He was responsible for various projects including IT and investment banking and he was involved in major acquisition deals and IPO's.
Previously, Eng. Al-Faris had worked as Head of PMO and Quality at Bank Albilad from 2004 to 2008. He was one of the founding team members of the bank, and was responsible for all projects related to establishing the bank. He also was member of the management committee.
In addition, Eng. Al-Faris worked at SABIC from 1999 to 2004 where he was involved in various projects such as IT new systems implementation, Quality and strategy.
Eng. Al-Faris started his career as a faculty member of the school of Engineering at King Saud University in Riyadh.
Eng. Mohammad Al-Faris holds a Master's Degree in Management and a Bachelor's Degree, with honor, in engineering from George Washington University, USA.