Mr. Al-Sulayman joined the KFCRIS in July 2017 as a Research Fellow. Before joining the KFCRIS, he was a GCC Analyst at Arabia Monitor in London, and a Research Assistant at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington D.C. He obtained his M.Sc. in Comparative Politics from the London School of Economics, and B.Sc. in Foreign Service from the Georgetown University. He is also a Co-Founder of Haala Energy, a start-up based at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) focused on distributed solar development at the commercial scale.