His Excellency Dr. Hussam Abdulmohsen Alangari was appointed, by a Royal Decree, President of the General Court of Audit in May 2016.
Within the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) domain, he is currently the Second-Vice-Chair, Chairman of the Policy, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC), and Co-Chair of the INTOSAI-Donor Steering Committee (IDSC). He is also the Chair of the Arab Organization of Supreme Audit Institution (ARABOSAI), and member of the Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institution (ASOSAI) Governing Board. In addition, he chairs the Arab Confederation for Institutes of Internal Auditors (ARABCIIA) as well as the Saudi Institute of Internal Auditing Board of Directors, and he is a member of the IIA Global Board of Directors.
Dr. Alangari received his Doctoral Degree in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Essex in the UK in 2000, and subsequently, based on his rich intellectual research record, was promoted to the Full Professorship Rank from King AbdulAziz University in Saudi Arabia in 2008, where he used to work as a Lecturer and Academic Scholar as well, as Dean of both the Faculty of Economics and Administration and Faculty of Law.
After his academic career, Dr. Alangari has been appointed, by a Royal Decree, a member of Ash-Shura Council (the Saudi Parliament) for four years (2013-2016), during which he was elected Vice-Chair of the Financial Committee for the first two years, and then Chair of the same Committee for the third and fourth years.