Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal Alsaud
Al Waleed Bin Talal Alsaud is a Saudi Arabian business tycoon and investor. He is a member of the Saudi royal family and the founder, CEO, and 95%-owner of Kingdom Holding Company.As of March 2012, his personal wealth was estimated to be US $18 billion and Arabian Business ranked him as the most influential Arab in the world. As of January 2013, the Bloomberg Billionaires Index listed Talal as the 10th-richest man in the world, with an estimated net worth of US $28.7 billion.
HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company ( KHC ) and Chairman of Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation- Global (Registered in Lebanon), was honored "Grand Officer of the Order of Leopold" by HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium on behalf of HM King Philippe of Belgium. The honoring took place at the Council of Saudi Chambers in Riyadh today.
'The U.S. has to have a foreign policy. Well-defined, well-structured. You don't have it right now, unfortunately. It's just complete chaos. Confusion. No policy. I mean, we feel it. We sense it, you know."
Magazine says that no other billionaire lobbies it as hard as the Saudi prince does in an effort to affect his or her ranking on the annual rich list