Omar Al Jundi-Founder & CEO, Badia Farms

Omar Al Jundi is the Founder and CEO of Badia Farms, a pioneering and revolutionising agricultural initiative to provide a sustainable solution for the region’s future. A Saudi national and qualified industrial engineer, Al Jundi began his career in the financial and engineering industries in Saudi Arabia, before following his entrepreneurial passion. This led to a successful business in hospitality, and recognition in the 2007 book ‘Leaders of Saudi Arabia’. Strongly committed to the region, its development and sustainable future, he became focused on agricultural innovations. Studying a variety of methods and techniques around the world, he moved to the UAE to establish Badia Farms. As founder and CEO of Badia Farms, Al Jundi drives the business vision, with ambitious plans to lead the region’s agriculture industry. He holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering and MBA from the University of Miami. He is a certified industrial consultant from the Saudi Council of Engineers license number 3536 and a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) UAE Chapter.