GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS ADVISOR, MIDDLE EAST AFFAIRS LEAD
Khalid Alagel has spent over 20 years supporting the growth of business opportunities for U.S.-based clients in the Middle East’s Gulf Cooperation Council region (GCC), with a focus on healthcare. He now brings his unique expertise and relationships to Converge Government Affairs for the benefit of clients expanding to or working in the region, across a variety of industries.
Khalid has an extraordinary track record helping U.S. companies navigate the business and political landscapes of the GCC, and supporting GCC region clients in complex matters. As founder and president of Gulf Care Group, Khalid successfully assisted some of the most prestigious medical institutions in the United States with their expansions into the Middle East and with the facilitation of relationships resulting in significant international program expansions for U.S. hospitals. He continues to support some of America’s top hospitals in this regard. Khalid was honored to be awarded the contract to design and build two mobile hospital systems from the Royal Clinic of Saudi Arabia for His Majesty the King of Saudi Arabia.
Khalid regularly interfaces with senior government officials from throughout the GCC region on a wide range of matters, and provides a keen understanding of regional political sensitivities to clients, grounded in a sophisticated business background.
Khalid is an active investor in the healthcare sector, both domestically and internationally.
University of Wisconsin, Bachelor of Arts
Milwaukee General Aviation Institute
US Saudi Business Council
US Arab Chamber of Commerce
Arabic - Native
English - Fluent