Recognitions

Year Title Description
2017

Akhbar24.Com (Arqaam) ranks HRH Prince Alwaleed as the #1 individual investor in Tadawul, the Saudi Stock Market in 2017.

2017

Huffpost ranks HRH Prince Alwaleed among Top 5 Arab Men Having a Positive Impact on the World.

2017

Forbes Middle East ranked Prince Alwaleed among The Top 25 Investors In Tadawul for the year 2017.

2017

Destination Magazine ranks HRH Prince Alwaleed Saudi Arabia’s Most Prolific CEO’s for 2017.

2017

Middle East Magazine ranks HRH Prince Alwaleed #1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs list -2017.

2017

Arabian Business magazine ranked HRH Prince Alwaleed First on the list of most 100 Most Influential Arabs in the World in 2017.

2017

Secretary General of Alwaleed Philanthropies Global, Princess Lamia receives the first of its kind “Change Maker Award” in London in recognition of HRH Prince Alwaleed’s humanitarian and philanthropic efforts worldwide.

2017

The “Arabian Business Magazine” ranked Kingdom Holding Company #1 on the list of “The 30 most admired companies in the GCC”.

2017

Prince Alwaleed Tops 2017 List of Most Powerful Arabs from Saudi Arabia On “100 Most Powerful Arabs” List in Gulf Business Magazine

2016

Award of Appreciation from UNHCR.

2016

The World Scout Foundation awards Alwaleed Philanthropies for their support on a joint workshop.

2016

Alwaleed Philanthropies’ Tweet for Heat Campaign Wins 3 Awards at 2016 Dubai Lynx Festival.

2016

Special Award for Contribution to Humanity granted to Alwaleed Philanthropies from the Global Thinkers Forum.

2016

Kafeef Association Awards Prince Alwaleed with Honorary Plaque for His Support.

2016

Plaque of Appreciation from INJAZ Saudi Arabia to Alwaleed Philanthropies for their support of the Growth Mindset Program “Yanmu”.

2016

Prince Alwaleed receives “Donor of the Year” Award from the Global Donors Forum held in Istanbul .

2016

Prince Alwaleed honored with the first-ever Global Philanthropic and Humanitarian Achievements Award by the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations (National Council).

2016

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH Prince Alwaleed #1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs list -2016.

2016

The ‘Gulf Business’ ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2016.

2016

Business Insider ranks HRH Prince Alwaleed among the “The 50 richest people on earth.”

2015

Prince Alwaleed Tops Amwal’s 2015 List “100 Most Innovative Business Leader in the Arab World”

2015

Prince Alwaleed on the Cover of The Economist’s “The World in 2016”

2015

Forbes Middle East ranked Prince Alwaleed first on the World’s Richest Arab Men list for the year 2015.

2015

“Investment in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award”

Prince Alwaleed was awarded the “Investment in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award”, during the 17th Arab Investors and Businessmen Conference by HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE.

2015

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in The World’s 50 most influential Arabs list -2015 – Exclusive Interview

2015

The ‘Gulf Business’ ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2015.

2015

Prince Alwaleed Tops Amwal’s 2014 List “100 Most Innovative Business Leader in the Arab World”

2015

‘ZAWYA.COM’ ranked Prince Alwaleed as the Middle East’s richest real estate tycoon in 2015.

2015

#1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2015.

The ‘Gulf Business’ ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2015.

2015

HRH ranked #18 in the Global Riches on list of the Huran Global Rich in 2015.

HRH ranked #18 in the Global Riches on list of the Huran Global Rich in 2015.

2014

Kingdom Holding Companies on the list of the Largest Companies in the Gulf Market.

Amwal Magazine ranked Kingdom Holding Companies on the list of the Largest Companies in the Gulf Market.

2014

#1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2014

Amwal Magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2014.

2014

# 1 on the list of The 50 Most Influential Men in 2014

Saudi Center for Social Media Ranked Prince Alwaleed # 1 on the list of The 50 Most Influential Men in 2014.

2014

#1 on the list of the 50 richest Arab in 2014

The Arabian Business Magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the 50 richest Arab in 2014.

2014

Most powerful businessmen in 2014

Amwal Magazine ranks HRH Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal on top of the list of the most powerful businessmen in 2014.

2014

Lifetime Achievement Award

HRH was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his efforts. The award was handed over to him by Shaikha Al Mayassa Al Thani on behalf of State of Qatar

2014

HRH among Top Ten in Brookings’ Global Billionaire

HRH among Top Ten in Brookings’ Global Billionaire Political Power Index.

2014

Kingdom’s Holding Company is ranked sixth among the first 500 Arab companies

Kingdom’s Holding Company is ranked sixth among the first 500 Arab companies for the year 2013 according to the economy and business scale 2014.

2014

Arabian Business magazine ranked HRH First on the list of most influential Arab figures in 2014

2014

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs list -2014

2014

HRH has been among top 20 in Bloomberg’s 2014 Billionaires Index.

2014

HRH ranked #21 in the Global Riches on list of the Huran Global Rich in 2014.

2014

The ‘Gulf Business’ ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2014.

2013

HRH has been among top 20 in Bloomberg’s 2013 Billionaires Index.

2013

HRH ranked #11 in the Global Riches on list of the Huran Global Rich in 2013.

2013

The Arabian Business Magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the 50 richest Arab Men in 2013.

2013

Amwal Magazine ranks HRH Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal on top of the list of the most powerful businessmen in 2013.

2013

Arabian Business magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed first on the list of the 500 Most Influential Arabs in 2013.

2013

HRH Prince Alwaleed received the Champion of Change Award from Labor Minister Adel Fakieh, for his role in empowering women through the Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation.  

2013

Zahra Breast Cancer Association honored His Highness for his support to the national breast cancer awareness campaign through the Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation.  

2013

Foreign Policy magazine listed Prince Al Waleed as one of the 500 Most Powerful People on the Planet for 2013.

2013

The ‘Gulf Business’ ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Arabs in Finance in 2013.

2013

Forbes Middle East ranked Prince Alwaleed first on the richest Arab Men list for the year 2013.

2013

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs list -2013

2012

Alwaleed Bin Talal foundation received a certificate of appreciation from the ambassador of Japan, during the ceremony held on 11th of the current month, in commemoration for the big earth quake and its role in supporting Japan following the serious natural disaster that shook the country

2012

Bloomberg’s 2012 Billionaires Index

HRH has been featured in Bloomberg’s 2012 Billionaires Index

2012

The most innovative among Arab business leaders in 2012

Lebanese « Amwal » magazine ranked His Highness Prince Al-Waleed first according to a survey on the most innovative among Arab business leaders in 2012.

2012

First on the 100 Most Influential Saudis list

Arabian Business magazine ranked Prince Al-Waleed first on the 100 Most Influential Saudis list.

2012

Leadership Award for Green Schools

The Saudi Green Building Forum granted His Highness the “Leadership Award for Green Schools“.

2012

World’s 500 Most Influential Arabs list for the year 2012

Arabian Business magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed first on the World’s 500 Most Influential Arabs list for the year 2012.

2012

One of the ten Saudi voices calling for change and reform

The Christian Science Monitor named His Highness as one of the ten Saudi voices calling for change and reform.

2012

Gulf’s Leading Media Personality of the Year

HRH received the”Gulf’s Leading Media Personality of the Year” award from the Gulf Radio and TV organization for the GCC states

2012

#1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs list.

2012

#1 on the Top 100 Influential Arabs

Gulf Business magazine ranked HRH #1 on the Top 100 Influential Arabs list.

2012

Wealthiest Man in the Middle East on its World’s Billionaires List

Forbes Magazine ranked HRH Prince Alwaleed as the Wealthiest Man in the Middle East on its World’s Billionaires List.

2012

The Forum Award’s Certificate of Excellence

Forum for Social Studies, granted Al-Resala Television “The Forum Award’s Certificate of Excellence”.

2012

The Forum Award’s Certificate of Appreciation and Gratitude

Forum for Social Studies, granted HRH “The Forum Award’s Certificate of Appreciation and Gratitude”.

2011

Cambridge University’s Certificate of Appreciation and Gratitude.

HRH Prince Philip,Duke of Edinburgh, granted HRH Prince Alwaleed Cambridge University’s Certificate of Appreciation and Gratitude.

2011

Most influential figure in the field of tourism in the Middle East

HRH received the International Tourism Award of the Most Influential Figure in the Field of Tourism in the Middle East.

2011

Media Figure of the Year

HRH received the Media Figure of the Year Award at the 8th Arab Media Forum.

2011

First on the 34 Richest Arabs List

American magazine Forbes ranked HRH first on the 34 Richest Arabs List.

2011

First on the Most Influential Arab Figures list.

Arabian Business magazine ranked HRH first on the Most Influential Arab Figures list.

2011

The Richest Muslim and Arab

American magazine Forbes ranked HRH as the Richest Muslim and Arab.

2011

The world’s 26 richest people

American magazine Forbes ranked Prince Alwaleed among the World’s 26 richest people.

2011

500 Most Powerful Muslims

HRH among 500 Most Powerful Muslims List in Islamica Magazine.

2011

#1 on the 10 Most Innovative CEOs of 2011

AMWAL magazine ranked HRH #1 on the 10 Most Innovative CEOs of 2011.

2011

#1 on the Arab World’s Most Prominent Pioneers list

Business Pioneer magazine ranked HRH #1 on the Arab World’s Most Prominent Pioneers list.

2011

#1 on the Arab World’s Richest list

Arabian Business magazine ranked HRH #1 on the Arab World’s Richest list.

2011

Best Media Company in Saudi Arabia

HRH received the award of Best Media Company in Saudi Arabia in 2011 from the Arabian Business magazine.

2011

First on the Saudi’s Richest 30 List

Arabian Business magazine ranked HRH first on the Saudi’s Richest 30 List.

2010

Top Media Businessman

HRH received the award of Top Media Businessman for 2011 during the MENA Cristal awards ceremony held in Lebanon.

2010

#1 in the list of 50 Richest Arabs for 2010

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH #1 in the list of 50 Richest Arabs for 2010.

2010

The Humanitarian Award

Arabian Business ITP, Awarded Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation “The Humanitarian Award” Received by Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel, Vice Chairwoman of Alwaleed Foundation.

2010

# 1 in The Most efficient CEO

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH # 1 in The Most Efficient CEO .

2010

BCIU’s Eisenhower Leadership Award

HRH received the”BCIU’s Eisenhower Leadership” Award for Innovation from The Business Council for International Understanding (BCIU).

2010

Humanitarian of the Year Award.

Arabian Business awarded Prince Alwaleed the “Humanitarian of the Year” award.

2010

#1 on the 100 Power list “the world’s most influential Arabs”

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH #1 on the 100 Power list “The World’s Most Influential Arabs”.

2010

Arab Media Leaders Ambassador

His Highness was bestowed the title of”Arab Media Leaders Ambassador” for the period between 2010 and 2015 by the Arab Youth Media Forum

2010

Most Prominent Leading Personality in the Television Media for 2010

HRH Prince Alwaleed received the “Most Prominent Leading Personality in the Television Media for 2010″ award from the Arab Youth Media Forum for the second year in a row.

2010

#1 in”The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs” list.

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in “The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs” list.

2010

# 1 in The Most Powerful Arabs.

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH # 1 in The Most Powerful Arabs.

2010

Most prominent Arab Muslim figures.

Forbes Magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed among the most prominent Arab Muslim figures.

2010

Knight of the Arab Charity Award.

The Arab Charity Forum& Zayed Charity initiative for community development in Abu Dhabi granted HRH Prince Alwaleed the “knight of the Arab charity” award.

2010

12 of the Middle East’s Most Prominent and Influential Financiers

Institutional Investor magazine ranked HRH #1 on its 2009 list of the “12 of the Middle East’s Most Prominent and Influential Financiers”.

2010

Best CEO in the Media Sector

HRH received the award of “Best CEO in the Media Sector” from “CEO Middle East magazine” at the CEO Middle East Saudi Arabia Awards 2010.

2009

#1 in The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs list

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in The World’s 50 Most Influential Arabs list.

2009

Economic Figure of the Year

The Arab Businessmen Magazine named HRH Prince Alwaleed the “Economic Figure of the Year” following an opinion poll.

2009

50 Saudi Rich List

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH # 1 in the “50 Saudi Rich List” .

2009

Wealthiest Arab

Forbes Arabia magazine ranked HRH Prince Alwaleed the “Wealthiest Arab” in the 2009 Wealthiest Arabs List.

2009

Most Prominent Leading Personality in the Television Media for 2009

HRH Prince Alwaleed received the “Most Prominent Leading Personality in the Television Media for 2009,” award from the Arab Youth Media Forum .

2009

Buthaina Innovation for 2009 Award

HRH Prince Alwaleed received the “Buthaina Innovation for 2009 Award” from “Buthaina magazine” in Tunisia in recognition of his excellence at all levels and support the ongoing activities on the economic, humanitarian and scientific fronts

2009

#1 in “The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs” list

The Middle East magazine ranks HRH #1 in “The World’s 50 Most influential Arabs” list

2009

1 in the list of “50 Richest Arabs” for 2008.

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH # 1 in the list of “50 Richest Arabs” for 2008.

2009

500 Most Powerful Muslims

Prince Alwaleed among 500 Most Powerful Muslims List in Islamica Magazine.

2009

The World’s Most Influential Arabs.

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH #1 on the list of The World’s Most Influential Arabs.

2009

Top Single Investor in Saudi Arabia in Al Jazeerah newspaper.

Prince Alwaleed is ranked the Top Single Investor in Saudi Arabia in Al Jazeerah newspaper.

2009

The most prominent and influential financiers.

Institutional Investor magazine listed Prince Alwaleed among “the most prominent and influential financiers”.

2009

Top 25 Billionaires List

Forbes magazine ranks HRH among the “Top 25 Billionaires” List.

2009

#12 on the World’s Most Powerful Billionaires

Forbes magazine ranks HRH #12 on the World’s Most Powerful Billionaires.

2009

Knight of Arab media

The Arab Producers Union has chosen HRH as the “Knight of Arab media”

2009

25 People who will affect Your Finance in 2009

U.S News & World Report magazine Listed Prince Alwaleed among the”25 People who will affect Your Finance in 2009″

2008

Leading Supporter of Arts and Entertainment of the Year.

Zahrat Al Khaleej magazine classified Prince Alwaleed as the Leading Supporter of Arts and Entertainment of the Year.

2008

Prince Alwaleed was selected by the World Union of Arab Bankers for their Banking Executive magazine‰Ûªs quarterly ‰ÛÏPersonality Feature‰Û

Prince Alwaleed was selected by the World Union of Arab Bankers for their Banking Executive magazine’s quarterly “Personality Feature”

2008

Leading Entrepreneur of the Year

Prince Alwaleed Receives “Leading Entrepreneur of the Year” Award by Naseba Group.

2008

Top “100 Most Influential People in the World” list.

Vanity Fair magazine listed Prince Alwaleed among the Top “100 Most Influential People in the World” list.

2008

World’s 100 Most Influential People

Time Magazine listed Prince Alwaleed among the World’s 100 Most Influential People; HRH was listed in the category of Builders & Titans.

2008

The Distinguished and Civilized Personality of the Year 2008

The Encyclopedia of Excellence and Civilization presented Prince Alwaleed with a trophy for “The Distinguished and Civilized Personality of the Year 2008″ in recognition of his contribution in the economic, humanitarian, and educational fields.

2008

Special Award for Philanthropy

Arabian Business magazine (ITP) awards HRH Special Award for Philanthropy.

2008

Newsweek Magazine featured HRH among the global elite in its Superclass in Action list

Newsweek Magazine featured HRH among the global elite in its Superclass in Action list.

2008

#1 on the list of Wealthiest Arabs in the World for 2008

Forbes Arabia magazine ranked Prince Alwaleed #1 on the list of Wealthiest Arabs in the World for 2008.

2008

50 Wealthiest Arabs for 2007

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH #1 on the list of 50 Wealthiest Arabs for 2007.

2008

The World‰Ûªs Most Influential Arabs

Arabian Business magazine ranks HRH #1 on the list of The World’s Most Influential Arabs.

2008

One of the most-powerful figures in finance

Institutional Investor magazine listed Prince Alwaleed on its first-ever ranking of the most-powerful figures in finance.

2007

Kingdom Holding Company is the #1 Most Admired Arab Company

Arabian Business magazine selected Kingdom Holding Company as the #1 Most Admired Arab Company among the list of 50 Most Admired Arab Companies.

2007

Menlo College Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Menlo College awards Prince Alwaleed the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year award in recognition of his outstanding achievement in business since graduating in 1979.

2007

World’s Most Powerful & Influential people in the last 40 years

Institutional Investor magazine listed Prince Alwaleed on their 40th anniversary issue on the list of the World’s Most Powerful & Influential people in the last 40 years.

2007

#1 Richest Arab in the World

European Business magazine selected Prince Alwaleed as the #1 Richest Arab in the World on the list of The World’s Richest Arabs and what they own in Europe.

2007

12 Power Givers around the World

Time magazine listed Prince Alwaleed on the Time 100 issue and among the 12 Power Givers around the World for raising the profile of Islamic history and culture around the world.

2007

#1 Most Powerful Arab in the World

Arabian Business magazine selected Prince Alwaleed as the #1 Most Powerful Arab in the World on the list of 100 Most Powerful Arabs in the World.

2007

Economic Personality of the Year in the Arab World

Almaal wal Aalam magazine’s poll voted Prince Alwaleed Economic Personality of the Year in the Arab World.

2007

Best Manager, Good Governance and Humanitarian Contribution Award

The “Best Manager, Good Governance and Humanitarian Contribution” award presented to Prince Alwaleed from Business & Men magazine for HRH‰Ûªs exemplary leadership of KHC and continuous worldwide humanitarian contribution.

2007

1st in the list of the Top 30 Businessmen in the GCC

Amwal Magazine ranks HRH 1st in the list of the Top 30 Businessmen in the GCC.

2007

Entertainment Personality of the Year

Al-Jazirah Newspaper names Prince Alwaleed as the Entertainment Personality of the Year.

2007

Entertainment Personality of the Year

Alwatan Newspaper names HRH as the Entertainment Personality of the Year.

2007

Entertainment Personality of the Year

Zahrat Al-Khaleej magazine’s annual poll votes HRH as the Entertainment Personality of the Year.

2007

Outstanding International Contribution by a Middle East Business Leader Award

The Institute for International Research (IIR), Middle East presented the Outstanding International Contribution by a Middle East Business Leader Award to Prince Alwaleed during the Leaders in Dubai Business Forum in Dubai.

2007

Outstanding Contribution to the Saudi Arabian Economy Award

The Institute for International Research (IIR), Middle East presented the Outstanding Contribution to the Saudi Arabian Economy Award to Prince Alwaleed during a ceremony in Riyadh.

2007

Best IPO of the Year Award

The Institute for International Research (IIR), Middle East presented the “Best IPO of the Year” Award to KHC during an official ceremony in Riyadh.

2007

#5 on the “25 Shaping Tomorrow’s World of Middle East Business” List

The Times newspaper ranks HRH #5 on the “25 Shaping Tomorrow’s World of Middle East Business” List.

2007

#1 on the Middle East’s 20 Richest People List

Forbes magazine ranks HRH #1 on the Middle East’s 20 Richest People List.

2006

Business, Media, and Philanthropic Personality of the Year

The International Media & Press Center and Obour Magazine choose Prince Alwaleed as Business, Media, and Philanthropic Personality of the Year.

2006

Entertainment Personality of the Year

Zahrat Al-Khaleej magazine chooses HRH Entertainment Personality of the Year.

2006

# 1 among top 100 Saudi companies

KHC chosen # 1 among top 100 Saudi companies by Arab News Newspaper.

2006

One of the Top of the 50 Richest Arabs

Arabian Business magazine chooses HRH on the Top of the 50 Richest Arabs.

2006

Islamic Finance Award for Lifetime Achievement: Socially Responsible Investment.

The 9th International Islamic Finance Forum (IIFF) awards Prince Alwaleed the Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashed Almaktoum Islamic Finance Award for Lifetime Achievement: Socially Responsible Investment.

2006

Economic Personality of the Year

Elaph news website voted Prince Alwaleed Economic Personality of the Year based on a poll of 150,000 visitors.

2005

# 1 among top 100 Saudi companies by Arab

KHC chosen # 1 among top 100 Saudi companies by Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

2005

5th Most Influential Personality in the Arab world.

Arabian Man magazine chooses HRH 5th Most Influential Personality in the Arab world.

2005

20 Most Significant Media Personalities.

Al-Riyadh newspaper chooses Prince Alwaleed among the 20 Most Significant Media Personalities.

2005

Entertainment Personality of the Year & Rotana Best Production Company and Best Music Channel.

Zahrat Al-Khaleej magazine chooses Prince Alwaleed Entertainment Personality of the Year & Rotana Best Production Company and Best Music Channel.

2005

KHC chosen # 1 among top 100 Saudi companies by Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

KHC chosen # 1 among top 100 Saudi companies by Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

2005

Hotel Personality of the Year at World Travel Awards.

Ministers of Tourism from around the world voted Prince Alwaleed Hotel Personality of the Year at World Travel Awards.

2005

Economic Personality of the Year.

AlSharq Newspaper chooses Prince Alwaleed as Economic Personality of the Year.

2005

1st in the investment sector of the Top Heads of Companies in the GCC.

Amwal Magazine ranks HRH 1st in the investment sector of the Top Heads of Companies in the GCC.

2005

Top 10 of Asia’s Most Powerful

Fortune magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed in the Top 10 of Asia’s Most Powerful List.

2005

Global Achievement Award

Global Achievement Award, awarded to Prince Alwaleed by The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), United States.

2005

Legend of Economic Achievement.

Alasdaf magazine awards Prince Alwaleed Legend of Economic Achievement.

2005

Damascus Award

Damascus Award, awarded to HRH at the Tourism Investment Forum in Damascus.

2005

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lifetime Achievement awarded to HRH at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference, Dubai

2005

5th Wealthiest in the World.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 5th Wealthiest in the World.

2005

Entertainment Personality of the Year.

Boutheina magazine chooses HRH as Entertainment Personality of the Year.

2004

KHC recognized for Housing & Fighting Poverty in Saudi Arabia

KHC recognized by Riyadh Chamber of Commerce for Housing & Fighting Poverty in Saudi Arabia.

2004

Entertainment Personality of the Year.

Zahrat Al-Khaleej magazine chooses HRH as Entertainment Personality of the Year.

2004

Muhammad Islamic Foundation Trophy

Muhammad Islamic Foundation Trophy awarded to Prince Alwaleed by former boxing Champion, Muhammad Ali.

2004

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lifetime Achievement awarded to Prince Alwaleed by Lebanese President Gen. Emile Lahoud during the opening of the AWTTE 2004

2004

The International Special Olympics Award

The International Special Olympics Award, the highest honor bestowed up on Royalty and Heads of States, awarded to HRH for his contributions to people with special needs.

2004

4th Wealthiest in the World.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 4th Wealthiest in the World.

2004

#1 Top 100 Saudi companies

KHC ranked #1 on the Top 100 Saudi companies List of Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

2003

Wealthiest Investor outside the U.S.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed Wealthiest Investor outside the U.S.

2003

5th Wealthiest in the World.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 5th Wealthiest in the World.

2003

Arab Investment Award

Moroccan Crown Prince presents HRH with Arab Investment Award at the Arab Investment Forum.

2003

6th Wealthiest in the World.

Euro Business magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 6th Wealthiest in the World.

2002

ITP Lifetime Achievement Award

ITP Lifetime Achievement Award presented to HRH by Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum recognizing the Prince’s prowess as an investor and efforts to aid the poor and promotes better understanding between the Islamic and Arab world and the West.

2001

Wealthiest outside the U.S.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed Wealthiest outside the U.S.

2001

Among the 25 Most Influential Global Business Executives.

Time magazine chooses HRH among the 25 Most Influential Global Business Executives.

2001

Wealthiest in Asia & outside the U.S.

Guinness World Records Book ranks HRH Wealthiest in Asia & outside the U.S.

2001

6th Wealthiest in the World.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 6th Wealthiest in the World.

2000

KHC ranked #1 on the Top 100 Saudi companies List

KHC ranked #1 on the Top 100 Saudi companies List of Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

2000

Wealthiest in Asia & Outside the U.S.

Guinness World Records Book ranks HRH Wealthiest in Asia & Outside the U.S.

2000

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 5th Wealthiest in the World.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 5th Wealthiest in the World.

1999

KHC ranked #1 on the Top 100 Saudi companies List

KHC ranked #1 on the Top 100 Saudi companies List of Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

1999

8th Wealthiest in the World.

Forbes magazine ranks Prince Alwaleed 8th Wealthiest in the World.

1999

Man of the Year

Chosen Man of the Year by Arab Ad magazine after polling top Arab businessmen

1998

KHC ranked #1 Top 100 Saudi companies

KHC ranked #1 on the Top 100 Saudi companies by Arab News/Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers

1998

2nd smartest & 10th Wealthiest Businessman in the World

Forbes ranks Prince Alwaleed 2nd smartest & 10th Wealthiest Businessman in the World.

1998

Businessman of the Year

Chosen Businessman of the Year by Boutheina magazine.

1998

Businessman of the Year

Chosen Businessman of the Year by Shahr magazine

1997

Investment Management Man of the Year

Chosen Investment Management Man of the Year by the Business Research Centre for the Middle East at the University of London.

1997

Most Prominent Business Personality in The Middle East

Chosen Most Prominent Business Personality in The Middle East by Arab Magazine

1997

13th wealthiest in the world

Ranked 13th wealthiest in the world by Forbes magazine

1997

2nd Most Successful & Creative Investor

Named 2nd Most Successful & Creative Investor in the Global Power Elite by Forbes magazine.

1997

Businessman of the Year

Named Businessman of the Year by Al-Bilad daily.

1997

Most Important Businessman of the Year

Named Most Important Businessman of the Year by Al-Aalam Al-Youm daily.

1997

Man of the Year

Named Man of the Year by Afkar magazine in a poll to name the Most Prominent Business & Investment Personality.

1997

Businessman of the Year

Chosen Businessman of the Year by Al Ahram Al Arabi magazine

1997

Business Personality

Named that year’s Business Personality by Al Majalla magazine.

1997

KHC ranked #3 on the Top 100 Saudi Companies List

KHC ranked #3 on the Top 100 Saudi Companies List of Arab News & Al-Eqtisadiah Newspapers.

1996

Honorary Medal for Supporting Arab Singers

Honorary Medal for Supporting Arab Singers, awarded by MOI and Culture Minister in the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed during the first Art Festival.

1996

Premier Saudi Businessman

For the second time, HRH was named Premier Saudi Businessman by Al-Eqtisadiah, after it conducted a public poll, in which the Prince won 52.4% of the votes.

1996

Premier Saudi Businessman

Named Premier Saudi Businessman by Al-Aalam Al-Youm daily after polling 600 Saudi businessmen, receiving 91% of the votes.

1995

Businessman of the Year

Voted Businessman of the Year in an opinion poll conducted by Gulf News and DHL

1995

Gulf Businessman of the Year

Voted Gulf Businessman of the Year during the annual businessmen conference, U.AE.

1994

Top Arab Businessman

Named Top Arab Businessman by Al-Eqtisad Wal-Aamal in a poll of Arab businessmen

1993

Premier Saudi Businessman

Named Premier Saudi Businessman by Al-Eqtisadiah after conducting an opinion poll.