Turki Al-Shuwaier

Acting Secretary-General


Turki Al-Shuwaier is the Acting Secretary-General of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies (KFCRIS). He was appointed to this position in July 2021, having first joined the Center in April 2017. Previously, he served as Deputy Secretary-General of the Center (Mar. 2019–July 2021) and as Assistant Secretary General for Quality and Development Affairs (May 2017–Feb. 2019). He has extensive experience of the corporate world, having served in various capacities as Director of Marketing and Head of Customer Services at Alinma Bank, one of Saudi Arabia’s largest financial institutions. He graduated with a BA in Administrative Sciences from King Saud University and received his MBA from Lawrence Technical University, USA. He has also undergone management training, including courses on Executive and Organizational Leadership at the IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland.