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Prior to joining Dubai Duty Free (DDF) in February 1998, Allan Chapman worked closely with DDF as an independent consultant operating from his home country of Sri Lanka.

While currently holding the position of manager of IT, Chapman previously served as a member of the development and implementation team for legacy applications. Back in 2001, when the company took the decision to implement Oracle E-business Suite, Chapman served as technical lead on the project.

As an influencer and driver of a number of the brand’s IT initiatives, the Sri Lanka’s national has been involved in a number of projects, such as the PCI-DSS initiative and the Dynamic Currency Conversion.

Beginning from 2006 and until the launch of the Emirates Airline Terminal 3 in 2008, DDF’s manager of IT headed the Oracle Retail Suite implementation. He was also involved with the introduction of DDF’s material handling and control system, part of the Automated Distribution Centre.

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.

Hassan Abdulrahman Al Serkal

Chief Operations Officer, Dubai Financial Market

Hassan Abdulrahman Al Serkal began his career in 1988 as a Computer Analyst for Etisalat.
 

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.

Hassan Abdulrahman Al Serkal

Chief Operations Officer, Dubai Financial Market

Hassan Abdulrahman Al Serkal began his career in 1988 as a Computer Analyst for Etisalat.