Biography of Princess Rima Bint Bandar Bin Sultan

Sunday 1440/6/19 - 2019/02/24
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Riyadh, February 24, 2019, SPA -- Princess Rima Bint Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz worked as an advisor at the office of HRH the Crown Prince. She also worked as a planning and development undersecretary at the General Sport Authority.
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount Vernon College at George Washington University in the United States in 1999 and became the first woman to hold a multi-sport federation in the Kingdom through her position as President of the Saudi Federation for Community Sports.
Among her achievements is working alongside the Ministry of Education to establish sports education for girls in schools and the participation of women in many sports competitions.
Princess Rima Bint Bandar Bin Sultan had a great role in paying attention and awareness to a major health problem, breast cancer.
She has served as CEO of Alpha International / Harvey Nichols, as she entered the Fast Company of America magazine for the most creative people in 2014.
She launched the 10ksa initiative, which was able to access the Guinness World Records after making the world's largest pink ribbon, which symbolizes the fight against breast cancer.
Princess Rima was chosen as 16th in the Forbes Middle East magazine for the 200 most powerful Arab women.
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