Born at Unaizah in 1962, Dr. Al-Harkan has become Board Member then Group Managing Director in 2020.
His professional career goes back to 1985 when he started lecturing at the College of Architecture & Planning, King Saud University. Then he held several key positions in the academic field including the Dean of Admission and Registration, Academic Principal of Al-Faisal University, Advisor of King Saud University Deputy and the CEO of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Public Education Development Project (TATWEER).
Dr. Al-Harkan has held high-profile executive and managerial positions including; Vice President of Savola Group, Secretary General of King Saud University Endowment and CEO of Business Sector, CEO of Dar Al Arkan, Executive Advisor to the Board of Awqaf Sulaiman Al Rajhi Holding Company, Head of Supervisory Committee of Saudi Bin Laden Group and Advisor to Minister of Finance.
Dr. Al-Harkan holds a B.Sc. in Architecture from King Saud University, M.Sc. and PHD degrees in management from University of Michigan- Ann Arbor, USA.
He has been a board member of several enterprises like Alinma Bank, Saudi Home Loans, Awqaf Sulaiman AlRajhi Holding Company, AlRajhi Investment Company, Albalad Alameen Company and Makkah Mass Rail Transit Company and he participated in Executive, Audit, Nomination, Credit, Risk management and Investment Committees. In addition, he is currently the Chairman of Saudi Egyptian Construction Company.
Dr. Al-Harkan has a number of philanthropic contributions through Sulaiman AlRajhi Charitable Foundation and King Faisal Charity Hospital Organization (Wareef Charity).