About us

Mission Statement

Continuously growing through providing superior services and solutions to the utility sector, investing heavily in R&D and human resources and expanding our export business to help in the development of the local economy.

Vision Statement

To be the premier and most efficient cable company providing products and solutions related to the transmission and distribution of electrical power.

Overview

Riyadh Cables was established in 1984 and has since been among the region’s leading cable manufacturers and exporters.

The company has an annual turnover in excess of US$ 1.5 billion and boasts an extensive product range including low, medium and high voltage power cables, overhead line conductors, telephone and optical fibre cables, and pilot and control cables.

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6 BILLION SR
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OUR TARGET MARKET
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Board of Directors

  • Mr. Khaled A. Al-Gwaiz

    Mr. Khaled A. Al-Gwaiz Chairman

    Mr. Khaled A. Al-Gwaiz

    Chairman

    Mr Al Gwaiz is a board member and chairman of the Audit Committee in the company since 2014. In addition to his duties at Riyadh Cables Group, he is Independent Director at Al Rajhi Bank and Managing Director & Director at ACWA Holding Co. He held a number of significant positions, including CEO of Astra Industrial Group and General Manager-Corporate Banking Group by Samba Financial Group. Mr Al Gwaiz received his undergraduate degree from the University of Washington.

  • Dr. Moayyed I. Al-Qurtas

    Dr. Moayyed I. Al-Qurtas Member

    Dr. Moayyed I. Al-Qurtas

    Member

    Mr. Moayyed Al Qurtas became a Board Member of Riyadh Cables Group in 2014. In addition, he has been a member of the company's Nomination & Remuneration Committee at the Saudi Modern Company for Metals, Cables and Plastics Industry Ltd. Mr. Al Qurtas serves on numerous boards across a range of industrial companies. He also served on the board at American Institute of Chemical Engineers. He has a PhD in Management and a Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering from the U.K.

  • Mr. Tareq M. Al-Mutlaq

    Mr. Tareq M. Al-Mutlaq Member

    Mr. Tareq M. Al-Mutlaq

    Member

    Mr. Tariq Al Mutlaq is a member of the board of directors as well as a member of the Audit Committee at Riyadh Cables Group. Mr Al Mutlaq holds a number of important positions including Managing Director of Al Mutlaq Group, a multi-investment company. He has a Bachelors degree in Marketing and International Financing Engineering from the U.S.A.

  • Mr. Ahmed Samer Alzaim

    Mr. Ahmed Samer Alzaim Member

    Mr. Ahmed Samer Alzaim

    Member

    Mr Al Zaeem has been a member of the Board of Directors at Riyadh Cables Group since 1997. He holds additional senior management positions; including Chairman of the Board for Saudi Modern Company for Metals, Cables and Plastics Industry Ltd. Mr.Al Zaim serves on the board of Directors at Al Tayyar Travel Group, Office Supplies Co. and Al Rajhi Co. for Cooperative Insurance. He received his undergraduate degree from the Lebanese American University and an undergraduate degree from The State University of New York.

  • Eng. Mohammed H. Alzaim

    Eng. Mohammed H. Alzaim Member

    Eng. Mohammed H. Alzaim

    Member

    Mr Al Zaeem has been a board member and a member of the Nomination & Remuneration Committee at Riyadh Cables Group since 2014. He was previously Commissioner Director for Riyadh Cables from 2002-2006. Mr Al Zaeem serves also on the board of Afaq Holding for Investment & Real Estate Development as well as Sanabil Investments. He holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from King Saud University, KSA.

  • Mr. Ziad F. Al-Saleh

    Mr. Ziad F. Al-Saleh Member

    Mr. Ziad F. Al-Saleh

    Member

    Mr. Al Saleh is a board member and member of the Executive Committee at Riyadh Cables Group since 2014. Mr. Saleh serves on the boards of 12 other companies. He is also Senior Manager of Public and Private Investments at Abdulkadir Al Muhaidib and Sons since 2004. Mr. Al Saleh holds an MBA degree from International University, Geneva, and a double major in Finance and Computer Information Systems, from University of Miami.

Executive Management and Executive Committee

  • Mohamed Rafea

    Mohamed Rafea Chief Executive Officer

    Mohamed Rafea

    Chief Executive Officer

    Mohamed Rafea, was the Chief Executive Officer of Midal Cables Group, headquartered in Bahrain from April 2011 to August 2018, during which period he was on the Board of Directors of the various manufacturing subsidiaries and Joint Ventures of Midal Cables Limited in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Mozambique, Australia, Oman and India and its marketing subsidiaries and project development companies in Europe, North America, Africa and Asia. Prior to assuming the role of CEO, Mohamed worked in various roles in Midal Cables Group, including Dy. CEO, General Manager of Production & Maintenance, Purchase, QSHE and Product Development in a successful career with the Group spanning over 25 years. Mohamed has been instrumental and an integral part in the growth of Midal Cables from a single location unit processing 12,000 MT of Aluminium per year to its expansion to a multi-locational operations processing over 400,000 MT per year at a point in time. Mohamed Rafea oversaw the operations of all the units, managing a large multicultural team providing dynamic leadership with a human touch. Mohamed Rafea, in addition to being a savvy technocrat is a great manager of people and resources, placing emphasis on the importance of human capital in business. Mohamed graduated from A & M University, Kingsville, Texas, USA in 1992 with a BSc in Electrical Engineering and earned his Masters with Merit in Engineering Business Management from Coventry University, UK in 2000.

  • Mr. Baha A. Eissa

    Mr. Baha A. Eissa Chief Financial Officer

    Mr. Baha A. Eissa

    Chief Financial Officer

    Mr. Baha was appointed Chief Financial Officer of Riyadh Cables Group in 2005. Prior to this, he was Director of Habsburg Investment ltd (UK), Deputy managing director of Saudi Research and Marketing (UK), the leading publishing group in the Middle East, head of Treasury and Investment at SRM Group. He also served as Senior Vice President at Merrill Lynch Investment Bank (UK), and Vice President for Samba Financial Group (UK) and member of the credit committee. Mr. Eissa holds a B.Sc degree in International Business Management from the USA.

  • Eng. Mazen Wahid Al-Aswad

    Eng. Mazen Wahid Al-Aswad Director of Operations and Production

    Eng. Mazen Wahid Al-Aswad

    Director of Operations and Production

    Eng. Al-Aswad is the Director of Operations and Production in Riyadh Cables Group of Companies since 2007. Mr. Al-Aswad joined Riyadh Cables Group of Companies in 1984 as a Sales Manager. He was the Production Counselor to the Board of Directors from 1999 till 2007 and was the Commercial Counselor to the Board of Directors between 1996 and 1999. He is a member of the Saudi Council of Engineers since 2011 and a member of the Syrian Engineering Association since 1973. Eng. Al-Aswad holds a B.Sc. degree in Electronics engineering from Damascus University, Syria in 1973.

  • Mr. Mohammad Suleiman Moussa Al Salim

    Mr. Mohammad Suleiman Moussa Al Salim Director of Administration

    Mr. Mohammad Suleiman Moussa Al Salim

    Director of Administration

    Mr. Mohammad Al Salim is a member of the executive committee (since 2014) and is the Director for administration (since 2007) at Riyadh Cables Group of Companies. He was the counselor to the Board of Directors for administrative affairs at Riyadh cables from 2002 till 2007. In addition, he was appointed as general director for other companies such as Al Afaq Company. Mr. Salim holds a Bachelor degree in Economics from Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud University, KSA.

  • Eng. Adib Hassan Mahayni

    Eng. Adib Hassan Mahayni Director of Commercial

    Eng. Adib Hassan Mahayni

    Director of Commercial

    Eng. Mahayni is the Director for Commercial in Riyadh Cables Group of Companies since 2007. He held the position of Counselor to the Board of Directors for Sales and Marketing Affairs from 1996 to 2007. In addition, he is a member of the Saudi Organization for Engineers since 2011 and a member of the Order of engineers in Syrian Arab Republic since 1978. Eng. Mahayni holds a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from Damascus University, Syria, 1977.

  • Dr. Mohammad Nabih Saati

    Dr. Mohammad Nabih Saati Director of Technical

    Dr. Mohammad Nabih Saati

    Director of Technical

    Dr. Saati is the Director for Technical and Quality in Riyadh Cables Group of Companies. He joined Riyadh Cables Group of Companies in 1985. Prior to this, he held other positions as Electrical/Maintenance engineer including the General Company for Electricity in Syria. Dr. Saati is also a member of IEEE and the Saudi Arabia Standards Organization for Cables and Supplies (SASO). He is on the list of KACST as an evaluation expert for research concerning cables and cable accessories. Dr. Saati holds a B.Sc in Engineering from Damascus University (Syria, 1973), Higher Studies Diploma in Electronic Industry from Paul Sabatier University (France, 1977), and a PHD in Electric Power Technology and Industrial Electron from Paul Sabatier University (France, 1980).

  • Yaser Al Jughaiman

    Yaser Al Jughaiman Chief Information Officer

    Yaser Al Jughaiman

    Chief Information Officer

    Mr. Yaser is the chief information officer in Riyadh Cables since April 2018. He is an experienced and trusted digital business transformation and IT strategy adviser to Board members in the Energy, Utilities, Marine and Manufacturing industries. Furthermore, he is a consultant member of the Saudi Council of Engineers. He was invited as a guest speaker in many forums such as Operations and maintenance forum (Omaintec) and International SAP Conference for Oil and Gas. For more than two decades, he led teams through complex programs delivering IT Strategies focusing on innovation and business value in SEC, SASREF and Aramco Maritime. He is specialized in business transformation by spearheading project delivery within tight timeframes and sets the strategic planning for business growth objectives. Mr. Yaser provides leadership vision enterprise-wide via decisive and insightful executive leadership, guiding daily operations and policy implementation through strategic thinking and decision making. He is known for seamlessly coordinating and collaborating with internal and external organizations and third party partners. Mr. Yaser holds master degree in project management and a BS in mechanical engineering from King Fahad University of Petroleum & Minerals. He also holds certifications in “SAP ERP business integration” and “Global Business transformation”.