Development Champions

Nabil Hassan Al-Fakih

Former Minister of Civil Service

Nabil Hassan Al-Fakih is the Executive Director of National Falcon Consulting.

In 2004, Al-Fakih was appointed as Deputy Minister of Tourism and Culture. In 2006, he was appointed as the Minister of Tourism. He continued serving as minister until his resignation in 2011. Between 2012 and 2014, he served as Chairman and CEO of Kamaran Industry and Investment. Al-Fakih also worked in the aviation industry for more than 16 years and was appointed Chairman of the General Authority of Civil Aviation and Meteorology in 2014. He was the Minister of Civil Service and Insurance in 2018 and 2019.

Fakih was awarded the Golden Helmsmen Award for International Tourism for Creative Leadership in 2009 for leadership creativity in 2009. In 2012, he was awarded the Pioneer in Tourism Award by the Arab Center for Tourist Media.

Fakih holds a master’s degree in marketing, a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from Sana’a University, and two higher diplomas in commercial aviation administration and business administration.