Taj Holding Team

Omar A. Henaidy


Omar Henaidy started his career as an industrial engineer after having graduated from his Masters in Engineering from the University of Missouri-Columbia. After almost ten years in engineering-related positions in Saudi Arabia, Omar Henaidy founded the Taj Holding Group in Riyadh in 2008. Under his leadership, the group has grown into multiple sectors and has dealt with companies from all over the world. Currently, Omar Henaidy also leads one of the most prominent companies of the group - BESIDE Group.

Mohammed AlKoman

Business Partner, Vice President

Mohammed AlKoman graduated in Law from the King Saud University in 2003 after which he went on to manage the Research and Development department of TAJ ALAMAL. In 2011, Mohammed AlKoman became a partner and Vice President of Taj Holding Group and has been leading the company in strategic sectors such as communication and healthcare since then.

Osama Ibdah


Experienced Chief Financial Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the international trade and development industry. Skilled in Cash Management, Financial Accounting, and Corporate Finance. Strong Leadership skills, Strategic Vision, and problem-solving abilities.

Raed Bairagdar

Chief Investment Officer

A certified personal planner and wealth manager, Raed started his career in 1991 in the retail section of the SAMBA bank in Saudi Arabia. After a while, Raed moved into Corporate and Banking in Saudi Hollandi Bank and afterward to Private Banking in NCB. Raed's focus on investments has been deeply linked to Real Estate. He is a founder of ASSETS Real Estate which is now involved in two mega projects in Riyadh and Makkah.

Ezzat Pharaon

VP for Corporate Services

Ezzat Pharaon is a dedicated and proven investment expert. For over twenty-three years, Ezzat has been building his track record in several investment-related roles, primarily in Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Bosnia, and the UAE. Ezzat's hands-on investment work ranges from asset allocation to manager selection and complex structures in all conventional and Islamic financial structures covering the GCC, North Africa, Europe, and the US.

Peter Wilson

VP for New Business

Now into its 5th decade, Peter’s career includes time spent in senior roles in industry (pharmaceutical), as a legislator (European Commission), and as a business advisor/ consultant (various). He brings a wealth of experience to the ‘Holding Team’. Peter has held leadership roles both as a board director of large, listed, companies and, as an owner or partner, in start-up companies. He now focusses his efforts on identifying and building the businesses of the future within the TAJ Holding Portfolio and on developing the Group towards its goal of becoming a sustainable value adding company.