Ali Sajwani Ali Sajwani

Ali Sajwani, Group CIO of Emirates NBD Bank, leads a team of 350+ IT professionals.

His career spans across five years of oil & gas experience, followed by 12 years in banking. Sajwani was one of the key architects in the EBI/NBD integration that was successfully carried out in 2009, the Emirates Islamic Bank and Dubai Bank integration in 2012, and the recent acquisition of BNP Paribas, Egypt into Emirates NBD.

Earlier this year, Emirates NBD launched a digital-only bank, Liv., targeting younger customers providing services such as personalised deal offers through partners, more user-friendly statements, the ability to instantly send money (or even pay utility bills) to friends who also use the service, all through an app.

Abdulaziz AlDuaij

Manager, IT department, Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC)

Abdulaziz AlDuaij oversees IT operations in all of its locations, including the three refineries.

Ali Sajwani

Chief Information Officer, Emirates NBD

Ali Sajwani has 12 years of experience in banking, as well as experience in oil & gas.

Allan Chapman

IT Manager , Dubai Duty Free

Allan Chapman is an influencer and driver of a number of the brand’s IT initiatives.

Badr Buhannad

Senior VP, Strategy and ICT, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA)

Badr Buhannad brings with him more than 14 years of industry experience.

Christoph Mueller

Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, Emirates Group

Christoph Mueller joined Emirates Group in September 2016.

Dr Jassim Haji

Director of Information Technology, Gulf Air

Dr. Jassim Haji holds over 30 years of experience in helping drive the region’s information communication technology industry.

Fadhel Mandani

IT Manager, Air Arabia

Fadhil Mandani is the IT Manager at Air Arabia, the Sharjah-based low cost carrier.

Gerhard Roux

Group CIO, Al Futtaim Group

Gerhard Roux serves as chief information officer of the Al Futtaim Group, a position he has held since 2015.

Gopi Krishnan

Chief Information Officer, Al Hilal Bank

Gopi Krishnan has over 19 years of international experience.
 

Abdulaziz AlDuaij

Manager, IT department, Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC)

Abdulaziz AlDuaij oversees IT operations in all of its locations, including the three refineries.

Ali Sajwani

Chief Information Officer, Emirates NBD

Ali Sajwani has 12 years of experience in banking, as well as experience in oil & gas.

Allan Chapman

IT Manager , Dubai Duty Free

Allan Chapman is an influencer and driver of a number of the brand’s IT initiatives.

Badr Buhannad

Senior VP, Strategy and ICT, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA)

Badr Buhannad brings with him more than 14 years of industry experience.

Christoph Mueller

Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, Emirates Group

Christoph Mueller joined Emirates Group in September 2016.

Dr Jassim Haji

Director of Information Technology, Gulf Air

Dr. Jassim Haji holds over 30 years of experience in helping drive the region’s information communication technology industry.

Fadhel Mandani

IT Manager, Air Arabia

Fadhil Mandani is the IT Manager at Air Arabia, the Sharjah-based low cost carrier.

Gerhard Roux

Group CIO, Al Futtaim Group

Gerhard Roux serves as chief information officer of the Al Futtaim Group, a position he has held since 2015.

Gopi Krishnan

Chief Information Officer, Al Hilal Bank

Gopi Krishnan has over 19 years of international experience.