Speakers and Bios

Youssef Al-Dobeay

Yousef Al-Dobeay was appointed as the Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs at the 45th CFM (5-6 May 2018, Dhaka). He assumed the position of Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs by 1 July 2019. In 1988, Al-Dobeay started his career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Between 1992 and 2004, he worked in the Embassy of Saudi Arabia to Kuwait. He worked at the Department of Bilateral Administration and International Management at the Ministry of Economic and Cultural Relations for four years. He worked at the General Directorate for Islamic Organization Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for eight years and then served as Director General in the same Directorate for four years. Al-Dobeay graduated from King Saud University in 1986. He holds Master’s degree in Diplomatic Studies and International Relations from the Institute of Diplomatic Studies in 1991 and also a Master’s degree in International Law from Kuwait University in 1999. 

Youssef Al-Dobeay