Mutassim Al-Kahtani, SPHR

CEO, 1st Talent, LLC

Mutassim Al-Kahtani is an innovative, resourceful and results-oriented Entrepreneur with a proven ability to capitalize on business opportunities. He has created and implemented successful business models at major Saudi corporations. He has a strong track record of delivering strategic change. Formulated and implemented many initiatives to improve corporate and individual performance in complex organizations.
Mutassim is a proactive leader with extensive business, managerial and motivational skills and anoutstanding record of accomplishments in managing start-up companies of large size and complete transformation projects for world class organizations in KSA. His experience includes long-term roles at the King Khaled Eye Hospital and Mobily. His many accomplishments include the design and implementation of the Best Company to Work For Program in Saudi Arabia, which involved surveying 30,000 employees in the Kingdom, and the development of the National Company for Business Solutions from start-up to full-service outsourcing provider with 3000 employees.
In addition to his formal education, Mutassim was the first Saudi National to receive certification as a Senior Human Resources Professional from the Human Resources Certification Institute in USA.