News

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

news screen
AUB Dedicates New Building for Olayan School of Business

The American University of Beirut (AUB) dedicated a stunning and distinctive new high-tech home for the Suliman S. Olayan School of Business (OSB) on Tuesday, October 13, 2009.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009
read more »

news screen
Olayan School of Business Celebrates AACSB Accreditation

Olayan Group Chairman Khaled S. Olayan and Director Hutham S. Olayan attended a celebration May 5 marking accreditation of the Suliman S. Olayan School of Business (OSB) at the American University of Beirut (AUB).

Tuesday, May 05, 2009
read more »

news screen
SABB Names Khaled Olayan Chairman

The Board of Directors of Saudi British Bank (SABB) announced the appointment of Khaled S. Olayan as the banks chairman and Richard Groves as the new managing director, effective March 16, 2009.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009
read more »

news screen
VW to Acquire Olayan, Mubadala Stakes in LeasePlan

LeasePlan Corp. N.V. on Jan. 23 announced that Volkswagen AG is in negotiation with The Olayan Group and Mubadala Development Company to acquire their individual 25% stakes in LeasePlan. The move follows the exercising of a put option by Olayan and Mubadala.

Friday, January 23, 2009
read more »

news screen
Saudi Women's Group Wins EU Prize

The Al-Nahda Philanthropic Society for Women was awarded the European Unions first Chaillot Prize on Dec. 17 for helping economically disadvantaged women in Saudi Arabia.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008
read more »

news screen
Olayan Ups Stake in Credit Suisse

The bank noted that The Olayan Group's holding exceeded the 5% disclosure threshold and that the increase in Olayan's holding related to the purchase of the bank's recently issued mandatory convertible notes.

Friday, October 24, 2008
read more »

news screen
Nadim Tabbara Named Group CFO

Nadim Tabbara has been named chief financial officer of The Olayan Group, announced Group President and CEO Aziz D. Syriani on Aug. 11.

Monday, August 11, 2008
read more »

news screen
Robert Hottensen Named to Obopay Board

Olayan America Corporations senior vice president for public equity, Robert G. Hottensen, Jr., was named to the board of directors of Obopay, Inc. along with K B Rajendran, senior vice president of Essar Global Limited.

Thursday, April 24, 2008
read more »

news screen
Olayan Joins Consortium Investing in Related Companies

Commenting on the move, Anthony S. Fusco, The Olayan Group's US vice president for real estate, said, "This investment continues our organization's strategy of creating long-term alliances in all of our lines of business with strong, qualified, strategic partners. As a top developer and property manager in the US market, Related certainly fulfills that role."

Monday, December 17, 2007
read more »