Chief Information Officer

  • 産業機械卸
  • 経営者


• Enabled digital services for all GE business across 24 countries in the Middle East; cultivating global partnerships with key stakeholders, delivering comprehensive IT strategies and $5M cost savings. Reported to Region CEO
• Led a regional team of 50, building collaboration across cultural and language barriers to support 20% annual growth
• Introduced an effective talent management strategy & hackathons to secure top talent; grew global talent pipeline from the region by 900%; spearheaded a transformational organizational IT structure; 60% of the new hires promoted
• Provided strategy & leadership on Million dollar IOT engagements to secure an MOU agreement with the biggest O&G company in the world, an IOT plant maintenance POC in Saudi Arabia and a smart city initiative in Dubai
• Created a Cyber Security Team in region that worked collaboratively to promote awareness of critical data protection, monitored cyber statistics for the region; helped reduce cyber intrusions by 80% even though incidents rose 200%
• Expanded the Shared Services Global Operations team to manage Buy to Pay transactions and accelerate ERP deployment and chart of account changes region-wide, deployed 4 ERP projects in Oracle & SAP at 30% lower costs
• Delivered 70+ active build and site upgrades per year within budget, improved project transparency & delivery rigor
• Migration of 200+ Shared Services to Riyadh Women’s Center with 40% efficiency improvement in migration
• Implemented Brilliant Factory in Saudi Arabia Turbine Manufacturing Plant that brought $800 K in productivity
• Built a driven team of five to deliver the first Fastworks ERP in <5 months with shared service integration and advanced supply chain; increased on-time delivery by 85%; reduced manufacturing and repair cycle times by 30%
• Improved field tech utilization by 85% in the region through Servicemax & SAP integration & field analytics product
• Successfully decreased laptop delivery cycle times by 90% while sec





- A visionary Executive combining an engineering degree with an MBA and a successful track record with global conglomerate, GE, delivering IT and operations strategies that boost business value across 24 countries and strategy experience at global consulting firm McKinsey & Co..
- An innovative strategist spearheading transformational change and digital roadmap that significantly reduces cycle times and costs while maximizing operational performance and adding new avenues for revenue expansion. Always looking at creative ways to enhance the outcomes and approach.
- A confident communicator who builds strong working relationships across cultural and language barriers and secures multi-million dollar deals. An accomplished speaker able to inspire large audiences and deliver TED Talks.
- An inspirational leader renowned for cultivating collaboration, building high impact teams and promoting shared information to deliver results against the most demanding budgets, objectives and deadlines. I am passionate about growing the team members and an invested coach.
- Able to to look at the big picture and zoom in on details to ensure issues are caught early. I am curious and constantly learning
- Significant and effective in resource planning and implementation. Always resourceful and have a track record of successful implementations in any circumstance.
- Received the Middle East CIO 100 award for 2016 and gave several TED talks at industry events and GE Leadership events
- On American University of Sharjah Advisory Board for the School of Engineering for 2016-2017