Mazen al-Sudairi
Mazen al-Sudairi

Mazen al-Sudairi is a Saudi writer on geopolitical issues. He is also the Head of Research at Al Rajhi Capital. He tweets @MazenAlSudairi.

Why the US will remain the world leader

In his book, The Changing World Order, American businessman Ray Dalio, who was one of the speakers at the Future Investment Initiative (FII), opines that the leadership of the world will move to China...

Challenges of the forthcoming era

Last Friday, the world bid farewell to 2021 and welcomed its successor, which comes bearing challenges that will influence the entire globe and impact social behavior and economic growth. Let us shed...

Saudi Arabia: A partner in development and in tackling challenges

I was honored to participate years ago in the Warsaw 2013 Climate Change Conference along with an active Saudi delegation. However, our participation then was not linked with a general governmental...

9/11… How should we look at the future?

I was talking to a classmate of mine at the university at the beginning of the academic year with the TV playing in the background when I saw one plane, then another, crash into the World Trade Center...

The Kingdom's evolving role

It is no secret to any observer that one of the Kingdom’s most important roles in contributing to global growth is the role it plays as the country that hosts the Two Holy Mosques and the Qibla of...

Who can predict oil’s behavior?

The game of chance is the game of losers; it has no memory, and cannot be predicted, whereas the petroleum industry has a strong memory and is bound by economic laws. However, analysts tend to...

The Saudi experience

International news agencies recently published reports on the major transformation in the Saudi economy regarding the role of women and their increased participation in the labor market. This is a...

My opinion on Bitcoin

I have received a lot of questions about Bitcoin, and I'd like to paint a more balanced and accurate picture between people who are completely sold on the merit of Bitcoin, but who may not be...