Dynamic bi-lingual Information Architect with a background in Cyber Security and over 10 years’ experience as a CTO/CIO at publicly listed organisations and government entities.
a little bit about me
An experienced entrepreneur and innovative thinker, able to develop and implement creative solutions, bringing a plethora of working knowledge including design and deployment of private and public cloud infrastructures, real-time monitoring, vulnerability assessment, and Security Operations Centre management, virtualization technologies and data integrity.
Demonstrable experience with design, implementation and management of large infrastructures: Unix‐based & Windows servers. A highly effective leader able to manage multi‐cultural and multi‐site teams as well as project management.
An expert in building key stakeholder relationships, negotiation and developing business strategy coupled with successful KPI application and training all delivered with the instinct, insight and timing to ensure commercial success even in challenging economic climates.
naseba - Interim CIO
2018 - Present
naseba creates growth opportunities, connecting people, partners and ideas. We are deal facilitators, helping clients: raise capital, close sales, enter new markets, secure partners and educate workforces.
SFM Corporate services - CTO
2016 - Present
SFM is one of the world's largest corporate service providers, home to thousands of companies around the globe.
With offices in Dubai, Switzerland, Seychelles and Hong Kong, SFM requires banking level security and a global integration of its offices.
RT - Security Consultant
2014 - Present
An international consultancy firm providing information infrastructure and security solutions to various industries, assisting businesses by leading both strategy and implementation of the required policies, practices, platforms and partnerships, ensuring the full information life-cycle of an enterprise is managed effectively.
Mondial Dubai - Chief of IT
2014 - Present
Mondial is one of the oldest and most well established financial planning and wealth management organizations in the UAE. Mondial is regulated by the UAE Securities and Commodities Authority.
Licensing under the SCA allows Mondial to carry out the function of banking, finance, investment and wealth management consultations with over USD 1 billion AUM.
naseba - CIO
2008 – 2013
Responsible for establishing the full infrastructure to support and grow the business including BI reporting, Marketing, Sales, Operational tools and Security and integrity of the information systems.
naseba - Infrastructure Director
2006 – 2007
Began as an Intern and quickly moved into the Infrastructure Manager role before being promoted into the Director role with the focus of answering the compliance and information integrity requirements imposed on an international company with 10+ offices around the globe during the process of entering the stock market.
Nemeos - Infrastructure Specialist
A French start‐up that developed and operated the French second largest online selling platform of IT software and hardware dedicated to multimedia spaces and offered consulting services for multimedia spaces and public organizations in addition of running its own chain of cyber spaces.