Turki Faisal Al-Rasheed is a prominent Saudi businessman and adjunct professor at the University of Arizona. He is currently the Chairman and the Founder of Golden Grass Incorporated in Riyadh. He is a Board Member of the National Agriculture Development Company (NADEC), an Agriculture Committee of the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and serves as President and Chairman of Turki Faisal International Corporation (TFIC), from 1981.
Dr. Turki is also the current Chairman and founder of Saudi Voters Center, an internet-based website which encourages Saudi nationals to become more involved, not only during election time but all year round, in debating and shaping social political decisions which affect the country.
Dr. Turki earned a Doctor of Business Administration degree (DBA) from Liverpool Business School (LJMU), U.K. He has an Executive Master in Business Administration (EMBA) from the college of Industrial Management at King Fahd University for Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia and Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Engineering from the University of Arizona, Tucson, USA.
Dr. Turki is a keep-fit enthusiast, a connoisseur of music and the arts and enjoys mountaineering. He is actively involved in the Saudi business community, where he employs his broad experience and his leadership skills to promote the development of the agricultural sector in the Arab world.