Board of Directors

Eng. Khalid Alhussan

Chairman

Khalid is the Chief Executive Officer of the Saudi Stock Exchange Company (Tadawul), he carries a wealth of capital market knowledge that spans over business development, corporate planning to strategy and operations. Khalid assumed executive roles that covered Markets, Asset Services and Depository as well as Strategy and Market Data. Khalid has sponsored key programs within the Saudi exchange that covered the establishment of the Markets Division, introduction of QFIs, Introduction of Independent Custody framework, Tadawul 5-Year Strategy, Market Data Transformation Program and many others. Khalid has also worked in the Insurance Sector, managing areas of business and product development, marketing, PMO, and strategy. Khalid is an engineer and holds an MBA from the University of Colorado. He is also a certified entrepreneur from the University of Colorado

 

Mr. Huseyin Erkan

Board Member

Huseyin is the CEO Senior Advisor and Acting Chief of Market Information and Indices Division at the Saudi Stock Exchange Company (Tadawul). He served as an advisor for the Board of Commissioners at the Capital Market Authority before joining Tadawul. Prior to that, he was the CEO of the World Federation of Exchanges and occupied many positions related to the Capital Markets including memberships in many boards in Turkey. He was the Chairman and CEO of Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE) and the Chairman of the Central Clearing and Settlement Bank of Turkey, Takasbank. Huseyin graduated from New York University with a Bachelor Degree in Economics and International Business, and a Master Degree in Finance and International Business.

 

Mr. Roland Bellegarde

Board Member

Roland is currently the CEO Advisor and Chief of Derivatives Division at the Saudi Stock Exchange Company (Tadawul), He was a member of the NYSE-Euronext management Committee from 2007 to 2014 as Group Executive Vice-President in charge of European Equities and Listings. His mandate extended to cover domestic and International Listings, Equity and Index derivatives, Index business development, structured products as well as market operations.

He acted as chairman of Smartpool (Block trading platform), Board member of LIFFE AM, Qatar Exchange, Clearnet SA as well as Interbolsa (Portuguese CSD).

Roland has a PhD degree in Treasury Finance Banking from De La Sorbone University in France

 

Mr. Wael Alhazzani

Board Member

Wael is the Chief Executive Office of the Securities Clearing Center Company (Saudi Central CounterParty “CCP”), he carries a wealth knowledge in the capital market, risk management and clearing and settlement. Wael has occupied many leading positions within the Saudi Stock Exchange Company (Tadawul) which includes heading the clearing and settlement function and Post Trade Transformation Program. Wael holds an MBA -Minor in Finance and Bachelor degree in Computer Science from King Saud University in Saudi Arabia