Who We Are

our board

Meet our esteemed Board of Directors, a dedicated team of leaders guiding Genalive with visionary insight and commitment to advancing healthcare in the region.

Ziad Al Tunisi

CEO of Al Faisaliah Group

• 25+ Years of experience

• Current roles include CEO of Al Faisaliah Group and board member of Al Safi Danone, Accenture KSA and E&S Holding among other prominent Saudi companies

• M.Sc. In International Securities, Investment and Banking from the University of Reading, and a B.Sc. in Business Administration from King Saud University


Allan Ma

CEO of BGI Almanahil

• CEO of BGI Almanahil, VP of BGI International, CEO of MENA Region BGI.

• Led BGI’s team to establish COVID-19 testing for The Ministry of Health in Saudi Arabia.

• Established the MENA Regional Headquarter of BGI in Riyadh.

• 10+ years of senior management experience in global multinational companies, especially in government and public health projects

• Previous experience includes leadership roles at Huawei and China Foreign Affairs Ministry


Alaa Ameen

CEO of Tibbiyah

• CEO of Tibbiyah

• 3+ Years of experience in Tibbiyah.

• 23+ Years of diversified experience in the Smart Energy Solutions sector

• Previous experience includes leadership roles at ABB, General Electric, Honeywell, as well as CEO of Philips Lighting Company in KSA


Dr. Ning LI

Vice President, BGI Group

• Vice President, BGI Group, Executive President of BGI Global Development

• Ph.D in Bioinformatics from Ph.D. the Chinese Academy of Science

• Has been an integral part of BGI since 2006, playing a pivotal role.

• A Respected member of key global genomics committees including the International Rare Diseases Research Consortium (IRDiRC), Steering Committee of Genome Denmark, and a member of the panel for EU Commission Innovation & Research

• A prolific author in renowned academic journals