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Chairman Message

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Knowledge Economic City Company (KEC) website and take you through the development of Company.



Benefiting from the values and pillars we have at the Knowledge Economic City represented in the unique location being at the center of the city of Prophet Mohammad (Peace be Upon Him) with 5 kilometers distance from the Prophet’s mosque, coupled with the strong values and presence of our founding shareholders, the Knowledge Economic City Company has put its vision to be Madinah City’s Gate for the Future along with its mission to build a cultural organization that is attractive and stimulating for investment, provides its residents and visitors with a distinct lifestyle and integrated services with smart city technologies in economically feasible projects and characterized with the company’s values to work with quality and professionalism at the highest standards of governance and transparency, support provided to our customers & investors and developing local talents.


The Knowledge Economic City Company is one of the economic development projects that have been launched within the Kingdom’s economic cities system aim at supporting the national economy by creating distinct investment opportunities that act as a catalyst for creating an additional commercial area benefiting from the guidance & support extended by the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under the great leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to support economic growth of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in general and Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah city in particular, due to its great spiritual position as the first capital of Islamic civilization, the home of our city of the Prophet Mohammad (Peace be Upon Him), and a spiritual destination, knowledge and civilization for millions of people around the world.


Being under the umbrella of the Economic Cities and Special Zones Authority – (ECZA); the government authority that supervises and rules the businesses of the Company, we recognize the importance of upholding unlimited support given by ECZA to achieve our objectives to build the City and promote international standards and best practices to remain active in the rapidly growing area of sustainable investing and performing viable reliable businesses towards  becoming the economic social hub and destination to the visitors, locals, umrah and haj (pilgrims) people coming to Saudi Arabia.


On behalf of myself and my colleagues at the board of directors, I would like to welcome you to the Knowledge Economic City and thank you for your interest and visit.


Best Regards,


Amin Mohammad Shaker

Chairman of the Board

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