On this episode of the Family Business Voice, we talk to Abdulrahman Al Bassam, the Co-founder and CEO of AWN Enterprises, the CEO of Tilal Real Estate Development Company and a member of one of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's renowned family businesses, Al Bassam & Sons.
See the full interactive article here.Abdulrahman speaks with us about the unique entrepreneurial journey he's been on and how he is contributing to his family's legacy, the challenges of bringing change in a family business environment, and how a culture based on consistency can take a company toward its full potential. - Working at the family business, Abdulrahman realised it wasn’t feasible for him to implement the bold agenda he had in mind — it wouldn’t appear fair to his cousins. So, he ventured out on his own. - With the support of both Al Bassam & Sons and his wife, Norah's, family business, the Tamimi Group, the couple established AWN Enterprises in 2009, a successful investment firm. - Abdulrahman's entrepreneurial model compliments his family business but also allows him to follow his own path — an ideal scenario where both the individual and the collective prosper.