Asya Alashaikh

19-11-2017, 10:47 AM - 5 Years-ago

Asya Alashaikh is the first Saudi expert specializing in corporate social responsibility. She is the founder and CEO of Tamkeen Company for sustainable solutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

She has been assigned a part-time consultant to the Shura Council (2008 - 2012) and is today the Vice President of the National Consultants at the Council of Saudi Chambers, and a member of the CSR Committee at the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce.

Asya carries 24 years of experience in social work through working with the various charitable and non-governmental organizations in Saudi Arabia, along with 12 years of experience in the field of development through her work with different developmental actors. She also added 8 years of practical experience in the field of sustainability and corporate social responsibility.

Asya today is working on a national project of corporate social responsibility under the title of "Integration" launched by the Council of Saudi Chambers in partnership with the Ministry of Trade and Industry. This project aims to develop a national framework for corporate social responsibility.[1]

She was born on February 6 in Riyadh. Her father is the former director of security, Abdullah Bin Abdul Rahman Alashaikh, and her mother is Nora Hassan Alashaikh. She has five sisters and one brother, and one daughter (Alia).