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Waleed J. Kattan

Waleed J. Kattan

Director General of Okaz Organization for Press & Publication

Mr. Waleed J. Kattan is the Director General of Okaz Organization for Press & Publication, the publisher of leading Newspapers OKAZ & AL-NADI (Arabic)  and SAUDI GAZETTE (English) from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
His professional career spans over 30 years, serving on different positions in the Organization. He is the board member of the Organization as well as the newly established Printing Press, Al-Shamla Al-Arabia Printing ­Company Limited in Riyadh.
Mr. Waleed is the member of many councils and organizations inside  of  Saudi Arabia and a member of International Advertising Association (IAA), USA. Also, he is a board member of  National Newspaper Distribution Company and  the newly formed Saudi Newspapers Publishing Council.

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