Mr. Mohammad A. Abunayyan is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of ACWA Power, a publicly listed company in the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul), which is at the global forefront of the energy transition through transformative solutions in clean energy, water desalination, and green hydrogen.
An accomplished business leader with over four decades of experience in varied sectors, Mr. Abunayyan is widely recognized as a global reference in the water and energy sectors.
Founded in 2004, ACWA Power has emerged as an agile, high growth, power, water, and green hydrogen champion that is supporting achieving Saudi Vision 2030 goals and delivering power, water, and green hydrogen reliably and responsibly, at low cost, to communities in 12 countries across the Middle East, Africa, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia.
As Chairman of the Board of Directors, since ACWA Power’s inception, Mr. Abunayyan has remained focused on ensuring that the company’s operating model is founded on sustainability, technological innovation, cost leadership, and operational excellence coupled with developing strong public-private sector partnerships with a clear purpose to deliver the highest level of sustainable value to all stakeholders, while also focusing on driving community impact. He is a strong advocate and enabler of local talent and content in all the markets that ACWA Power operates in.
Mr. Abunayyan also serves as Chairman of Vision Invest, Dussur and is on the executive board of numerous reputed organizations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the region.