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Swapna Subramani

Swapna Subramani

Research Manager, Systems & Infrastructure Solutions, IDC Middle East & Africa

Swapna Subramani worked for IDC from 2008 until mid-2010 within the PCs and Systems group, in which she handled IDC's PC tracker across key countries in the Middle East. Swapna rejoined IDC in March 2... (Show Full Profile)

Jyoti Lalchandani

Jyoti Lalchandani

Group Vice President, Regional Managing Director, IDC Middle East, Africa, & Turkey

As Group Vice President and Regional Managing Director of IDC Middle East, Turkey and Africa, Mr. Jyoti Lalchandani is responsible for the planning, development, implementation, and coordination of ID... (Show Full Profile)

Mohamad Easawy

Mohamad Easawy

IT Excellence Manager, Dubai Customs

Mr. Mohamad Easawy is a digital and IT strategist and Dubai Customs. He also serves as the organization's head of IT excellence and innovation. In his present capacity, he provides expert advice in ke... (Show Full Profile)

Jonathan Richards

Jonathan Richards

Group Digital Strategy Director, Gulf News Media

Jonathan is from London, UK and started as a copywriter before going on to be an award-winning Creative Director, running the Digital and Creative teams for large agencies, including Redwood (Omnicom)... (Show Full Profile)

Nitin Bhargava

Nitin Bhargava

Chief Technology Officer – Mashreq Bank

Mr. Nitin Bhargava is chief technology officer at Mashreq Bank. He possesses more than 25 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry, and has a proven track record of leading t... (Show Full Profile)

Yousuf AlShaiba

Yousuf AlShaiba

Director of Smart Services Development, Ajman Municipality and Planning Department

Mr. Yousuf AlShaiba is the director of smart services development at the Ajman Municipality and Planning Department, where he leads etransformation strategies and smart government initiatives. Before ... (Show Full Profile)

Rohit Jayakaran

Rohit Jayakaran

Digital Director – Arabian Radio Network (ARN)

Paulo Pereira

Paulo Pereira

Director, Systems Engineering - Middle East, Nutanix

Mr. Paulo Pereira is the Director, Systems Engineering for Nutanix in the Middle East. In this role, he leads a team that conducts pre-sales activities in the Middle East region. He is also responsibl... (Show Full Profile)

Hany Hussein

Hany Hussein

Managing Director of Enterprise Sales, CommScope

Mr. Hany Hussein is the managing director of enterprise sales at CommScope, where he is tasked with growing sales across focus verticals and positioning the company as a market leader across the Middl... (Show Full Profile)

Susanth TS

Susanth TS

Director of Product Management for Datacenter, Cloud, and Security Services, Tata Communications Ltd

Mr. Susanth TS is director of product management for datacentre, cloud, and security services in the Middle East and Africa region at Tata Communications. He is also responsible for global product dev... (Show Full Profile)

Mohammed Mamun Ur Rashid

Mohammed Mamun Ur Rashid

Head of Network & Systems Division - Fujairah Municipality

Mr. Mohammed Mamun Ur Rashid is the head of the network and systems division at Fujairah Municipality. In this role, he is tasked with designing and implementing IT infrastructure and overseeing the t... (Show Full Profile)

Mahmoud Kamal

Mahmoud Kamal

Chief Information Officer, Habtoor Hospitality

Mahmoud Kamal is the Chief Information Officer for the Habtoor Hospitality, with over 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry, combined with over 25 years of experience in IT and project ma... (Show Full Profile)

Megha Kumar

Megha Kumar

Research Director, Software, Middle East & Africa

Megha Kumar heads the software research and advisory practice at IDC Middle East, Africa, and Turkey. She joined IDC in 2007 and has since undertaken various research and consulting engagements for b... (Show Full Profile)

Michel Tannous

Michel Tannous

Enterprise Sales Engineer, Middle East, Bitdefender

Mr. Michel Tannous holds the position of enterprise sales engineer at Bitdefender Middle East. He is a qualified information security professional who has more than 10 years of experience in the field... (Show Full Profile)

Ibrahim Yusuf

Ibrahim Yusuf

Head of Technical Team –Middle East, Sophos

Mr. Ibrahim Yusuf is the head of Sophos’ technical team in the Middle East where he leads a team of engineers. Prior to this role, he worked as a trainer and consultant. He has been involved in the in... (Show Full Profile)

Anshul Srivastav

Anshul Srivastav

Chief Information Officer-Union Insurance Company P.S.C

Mr. Anshul Srivastav serves as CIO at Union Insurance Company. In this position, he is tasked with leading the company’s IT strategy, technology transformations, analytics, software delivery, architec... (Show Full Profile)

Salman Sarfraz

Salman Sarfraz

Networks and Infrastructure Manager – Sky News Arabia

Mr. Salman Sarfraz serves as networks and infrastructure manager at Sky New Arabia where he is tasked with handling enterprise security. He has a proven track record in delivering large-scale infrastr... (Show Full Profile)

Ranjit Rajan

Ranjit Rajan

Associate Vice President, Consulting, IDC Middle East, Africa & Turkey

Based in IDC’s regional HQ in Dubai, Rajan spearheads IDC’s software research, advisory, and consulting practice in the Middle East, Africa, and Turkey region. He has led several bespoke research and ... (Show Full Profile)