Dr Abdulrahman Al-Humaid
Dr Al-Humaid has for more than 30 years held leadership roles within various accounting and financial services activities, both within his home jurisdiction of Saudi Arabia as well as in the broader Middle Eastern region. He chairs the Committee for Adopting International Accounting Standards of the Saudi Organization of Certified Public Accountants (SOCPA), having served as the Chairman of its Accounting Standards Committee from 1996 until 2002. In addition to his responsibilities in the field of accounting, Dr Al-Humaid serves as a member of the Board of various companies listed on the Saudi exchange.
Dr Al-Humaid received his Ph.D. in Accounting from Louisiana State University and his Bachelor's degree in Accounting from King Saudi University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He worked as a Professor of Accounting at King Saud University from 1982 to 2008 and has published several books on accounting theory and practice.