Sheeraz Ahmed Sheeraz Ahmed

Sheeraz Ahmed, is the head of information technology at Fortes Education, a UAE-based education provider involved in the building, development, operation and management of high quality schools for over three decades. 

He provides leadership for the continued development of an innovative, robust, and secure information technology environment throughout the Fortes Education's schools and nurseries.

Ahmed is responsible for the overall planning, organising, and execution of all IT functions at Fortes Education. This includes directing all IT operations to meet customer requirements as well as the support and maintenance of existing applications such as Fortes VLE (an online space and app that brings parents, students, teachers and administrators together to share useful school and class information) and development of new technical solutions.

​Bringing more than 10 years of extensive experience in programme management, project management and project engineering to his role, Ahmed also has a solid background in directing programmes to implement enterprise resource planning (ERP) and various other web-based applications.

He has a proven ability to bridge technology and business goals to provide productive solutions and is experienced in interfacing with key business units including marketing, finance, operations, human resources and engineering.

Meera Kaul

Founder and President, Foundation and Women in STEM

Meera Kaul has incubated, financed and promoted technology enabled ventures in US, Europe and the emerging markets of Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Sheeraz Ahmed

Head of Information Technology, Fortes Education

Sheeraz Ahmed provides leadership for the continued development throughout the Fortes Education's schools and nurseries.

Vikraman Poduval

Chief Technology Officer, Alef

Vikraman Poduval has more than 20 years of IT solutions, business systems, innovation and product management experience.
 

Meera Kaul

Founder and President, Foundation and Women in STEM

Meera Kaul has incubated, financed and promoted technology enabled ventures in US, Europe and the emerging markets of Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Sheeraz Ahmed

Head of Information Technology, Fortes Education

Sheeraz Ahmed provides leadership for the continued development throughout the Fortes Education's schools and nurseries.

Vikraman Poduval

Chief Technology Officer, Alef

Vikraman Poduval has more than 20 years of IT solutions, business systems, innovation and product management experience.