Saudi Arabian prince Faisal Al-Saud supports Ilford business venture

PUBLISHED: 11:04 11 April 2014 | UPDATED: 11:04 11 April 2014

A Saudi Arabian prince has given financial backing to a social enterprise.

Prince Faisal Al-Saud has become chairman of I Am Young (IAY) Ltd, an Ilford-based business that provides services to underprivileged 14 to 25-year-olds.

Prince Faisal will assist Work Rest and Play (WRP), a co-working space in High Road, which donates all of its profits to IAY to provide activities and training.

The co-founder of WRP, Kabir Ahmed, said: “We are delighted with his support and look forward to a series of exciting developments.”

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