Omar Al Jundi is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Badia Farms, a pioneering and revolutionizing agricultural initiative to provide a sustainable solution for the region’s future.

A Saudi national and qualified industrial engineer, Omar 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, Omar became focused on agricultural innovations.  Studying a variety of methods and techniques around the world, he moved to the UAE to establish Badia Farms with co-founder Grahame Dunling – a horticultural veteran.

As founder and CEO of Badia Farms, Omar drives the business vision, with ambitious plans to lead the region’s agriculture industry.

Omar holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering and MBA from the University of Miami. He is a member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) UAE, and was previously a member of EO in Saudi Arabia.