Full Name 
Thamer Saleh Ibrahim Aljared
Practical Brief 
Mr. Thamer Saleh Ibrahim Aljared is the Deputy Minister for Macro-Fiscal Policy since December 2020. Prior to that, Mr. Thamer has been working as the Advisor to The Minister of Finance since February 2019, during which he was entrusted with many tasks directly related to the Minister, and other works related to the boards of directors and committees in which the Minister participated as a chairman or as a member. During that period, Mr. Thamer was working as an economic advisor in the Macro-Financial Policies Unit before it was transformed into a Deputyship; he contributed to establishing the Unit in the middle of 2016, when he worked on several files related to fiscal policy, as well as the issues related to macroeconomics.   Before joining the Ministry of Finance, Mr. Thamer had worked at the Saudi Fund for Development since 2006, he started his employment there as an economic researcher in the economic research & studies department. He was assigned as the director of the statistics unit which he established. Mr. Thamer holds a master's degree in economics from Central Michigan University in the USA and bachelor's degree from King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University in Riyadh, in the specialization of Economics 
QualificationSpecialization Date of holding Qualification Name of Educational Institution 
Master's Degree Economics2015
Central Michigan University
Bachelor's DegreeEconomics2006
King Saud University
Practical Experiences 
Job Title Workplace Starting Date Ending Date
Deputy Minister for Macro-Fiscal PolicyMinistry of Finance
Executive Advisor Ministry of Finance2/3/2019To date 
Economic AdvisorMinistry of Finance7/1/20161/31/2019
Statistics Unit DirectorSaudi Fund for Development5/1/20156/30/2016
Economic Researcher Saudi Fund for Development
Memberships in the Boards of Directors or otherwise: 

  • ​Member of the Board of Directors of the National Competitiveness Center.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Exports
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the General Food Security Authority​