Basmah Al-Mayman

Official at the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, recently appointed as the Middle East Director for the UNWTO

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Al-Mayman, a MBA holder, spent the bulk of her 16-year career and academic path in the space of international organizations and affairs.

Having pursued numerous studies and trainings combining both business and diplomacy management, Al-Mayman landed a high-level role at the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH). Under this role, she represented the Kingdom for the Middle East region at the UN World Tourism Organization’s ST-EP (Sustainable Tourism – Eliminating Poverty Initiative).

Al-Mayman climbed up the ranks to the role of director of committees and organizations at the Saudi Directorate General of International Cooperation, and as the Kingdom’s representative official at the UN World Tourism Organization. She was recently selected by the UNWTO as the regional director for the Middle East.