Who We Are

our management

Get to know our leaders and experts —a passionate and committed team steering Genalive towards success

Dr. Saeed Alamoudi


• Consultant Hematologist, MD.

• Member of King Saud Board in Hematology.

• Trained his sub-specialty in stem cell transplantation and cord blood banking at Kings College, UK, London.

• Former Director of Laboratory and Blood Bank and Regional Lab of Jeddah district.

• Former Director of Laboratory and Blood Bank and Infection Control of King Abdullah Medical Complex

• Former Director of Laboratory and Blood Bank and Infection Control of Specialized Medical Center (SMC).

• Teaching member at Ibn Sina, Al Batterjee Medical School, and King Abdulaziz University Hospital.


Dr. Yusra Alyafee

Head of Operations

• 10+ Years of experience in genomics and highthroughput sequencing mainly in the area of clinical application of personalized medicine and reproductive genetics.

• Participated in developing new technologies that can help in the early detection and prevention of inherited disorders.

• Previous experience includes roles in King Abdullah International Medical Research Center (KAIMRC) and King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (KFSHRC) as principle and co-investigator for several research projects to identify the causes of different genetic disorders in the Saudi population..


Dr. Salem Alawbathani

Clinical Geneticist

• Highly skilled clinical geneticist with a strong educational background, holding both an MD and PhD degrees, as well as European Certificate in Medical Genetics and Genomics (ECMGG).

• Over a decade of dedicated experience in the field of medical genetics (diagnostics, clinical practice, counselling and research).

• Primary area of expertise lies in the analysis and interpretation of genetic testing data, utilizing various techniques, with a specific emphasis on next-generation sequencing (NGS).

• Previously worked as a senior clinical geneticist at Centogene lab, Germany.