Prince Alwaleed Meets Mexican Businessman Mr. Carlos Slim
HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) met Mexican businessman Mr. Carlos Slim the wealthiest man in the world during the first Global Vaccine Summit in Abu Dhabi. Mr. Slim was accompanied by Mr. Olegario Vazquez Rana, Chairman of Grupo Empresarial Angeles.
The meeting was also attended by Dr. Nahla Nasser Alanbar, Private Executive Assistant to HRH the Chairman, Mr. Naief Hussam Al Zuhir, Website and Social Media Manager, Corporate Communications Department and Mr. Fahad Bin Saad Bin Nafel, Executive Assistant to HRH the Chairman.
The two discussed economic, investment and philanthropic issues. Moreover, Mr. Slim commended the Prince on his achievements referring to him as one the world’s most influential investors in many sectors.
Prince Alwaleed’s investments through KHC in Mexico include Citigroup in the financial sector, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Fairmont Hotels and Resorts.
Moreover, during the summit Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation-Global that is chaired by Prince Alwaleed signed a Memorandum of Collaboration (MOC) in a unique partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Co-Chaired by Mr. Bill Gates to bolster the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation pledged $30 Million to that effort; Mr. Carlos Slim also contributed to the same cause.