Eng. Albabtain joined the National Industrial Clusters Development Program (NICDP) in 2009 where he held several roles in the Automotive and Metals Clusters.
Presently, Eng. Turki Albabtain is the Vice President of the Minerals and Metals Processing Cluster. In his role, he is responsible for developing strategic minerals and metals value chains in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Prior to that, he spent two years with Samba Financial Group Treasury Department where he was responsible for managing fixed income portfolios, money market and trading activites. From 2003 till 2006, he held various project management and technical support roles in Saudi Aramco oil refinery and gas production operations.
Mr. Albabtain holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Missouri-Columbia, USA.