Prabhu Ram
Senior Managing Consultant, IBM Global Business Services

Prabhu is a member of the IBM Consulting in the Middle East.  Prior to that he has worked in Fortune 10 companies, medium sized firms, small startups and has been an advisor to seed capital funds. He has worked in the fields of healthcare, internet content management, eCommerce, aerospace and education. He is an avid technologist and tries to keep up with emerging technologies. He has a Ph.D. in Computer Science and an M.B.A.

Saqr Ereiqat
Co-Founder National Health Lab for Emerging Technologies

Design Thinking certified coach and Digital Transformation Leader that has managed complex projects across 23 countries in the past 9 years. During his tenure at IBM he has overseen solutions within the Healthcare, Public, Telecommunication, Logistics, Manufacturing, Aviation and Oil & Gas sector. Saqr is a BlockChain Aficionado that has helped design national Blockchain Agenda’s in Middle East.

Lana Takieddine
Design Thinking Practitioner, IBM Global Business Services

Experienced Manager with 8 years’ experience in the consulting industry. Design Thinking certified practitioner that is driving the innovation agenda for Saudi Arabia. Lana has been engaged in the Saudi Arabian market for the past years and holds an Innovation Management Certification from Rotterdam University. Lana has a master’s degree in Business Law and is a Lebanese Bar accredited lawyer leading a law firm in Lebanon

Dr. Ahmed Alabdali
MD, MBA
Healthcare Subject Matter Expert, IBM Global Business Services

Licensed General Practitioner that holds MBA in Healthcare Management and is currently engaged in various projects as a Healthcare Subject Matter Expert (SME). He has held various titles in the hospital environment. Most recently Dr Ahmed was overseeing International Surgical Centre for Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Humanitarian City (SBAHC). His experience also included being the Director of Outpatient for Saudi German Hospital.

Fatimah Anwar Alghadheeb
Strategy and Vision Realization Office Manager at Almoosa Specialist Hospital

Holding a master’s degree in Healthcare Management from University of Pittsburg. Fatemah is CPHQ certified, Holds Black belt in Lean Six Sigma and active member of multiple hospital projects such as Planetree, HIS and ERP implementation, GE Patient Journey, and King Abdulaziz Quality Award, She won the MIT Hacking Medicine2018 in the HumanCentered  Design care track.

Wassim Merheby
CEO Dhonor Healthtech

Wassim is member of the President for Government Blockchain Association for Humanitarian Healthcare. He has worked as Head of Portfolio and GTM at Nokia promoting solution development. He later set-up his own business and became Nokia partner for solution sales to operators and trade channels. He presents and lectures about Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence applications in healthcare in UAE (Dubai Future Academy). Wassim is an advisor for mygenomebox.com on external affairs related to Middle East and Africa expansion.

Marwan Alsabri
Healthcare Architect, IBM Global Business Services

Marwan is a lead Architect with over 14 years’ experience in designing & implementing enterprise solutions in multiple industries(healthcare, telecommunications, banking and government). Marwan Has over 7 years’ experience in Health Care industry.He is an expert on Systems Integration and related practices with in-depth experience in SOA, SaaS, PaaS, Microservices. Marwan hasa considerable experience in large-scale customized applications development

Liang-Yeu (Lenny) Chen
MPH
Track Leader Artificial Intelligence, IBM Global Business Services

Lenny, who bases in Boston, MA, USA, serves as Associate Partner, in IBM Services’ Global Center of Competence for Healthcare & Life Sciences, has spent the past 27 years in diversified areas in the healthcare industry. He brings a unique combination of artificial intelligence, strategy development, analytics, EMR/EHR, clinical operations, financial management, project management, as well as Health IT implementation expertise to the healthcare institutions around the globe.

Abdalla Idris
Track Leader Robotics, IBM Global Business Services

Abdalla has more than 24+ experience. He is an Experienced Digital Transformation and Strategic Advisor with a demonstrated history working in the information technology and services industry. Over the past years Abdalla has been focusing on emerging technology adoption in the healthcare space.

Basem Zaben
Cloud Architect, IBM Global Business Services

Basem works as a consultant for cloud solutions and complex system at IBM. He is a seasoned expert in different industries with more than 20 years of consulting experience in developing and implementing digital strategies for premier clients in Middle East region

Mazen Babgi
Emerging Technologies Developer, IBM Global Business Services

Mazen is part of a unique club within Saudi Arabia, a full stack developer with a focus on emerging technologies with extensive experience in the North American Market. He is proficient in JavaScript, Java, Python, Hyperledger Fabric, Node.JS and micro service development. Mazen was part of the largest Healthcare Blockchain Implementation at Boeringer Ingelheim Canada and is a Watson Artificial Intelligence wizard.

Tariq Al Beshtawi
Digital Strategy & Innovation Lead, IBM Global Business Services

Tariq has led major national Digital Transformation programs development & Execution, leading digital government and digital health transformations, customer transformational strategies, PMO institutionalization and operations. He is currently leading the Digital Strategy and Innovation Unit for Healthcare Projects in Middle East.

Mohammad Barada
KSA Public Healthcare Expert, IBM Global Business Services

Originally a Researcher in the Experiments & Advanced Pharmaceutical Research Unit at Ain-Shams University 17 years ago, he then joined large pharmaceutical corporations in multiple roles, then shifted to the healthcare consultancy business. He has been the Public Health subject matter expert since 2011 in addition to his role leading the KSA HESN/Panorama Project for the last 6 years.

Salma Albarkouky
Strategy Consultant, IBM Global Business Services

A self-driven change agent with profound interest in humanity, its drivers and the financial implications of our actions. Salma has fast tracked her career in management consulting as she engaged in a diverse portfolio of public sector projects with exposure to different ministries as well as private sector assignments, both consulting and implementation based, across numerous streams, industries and countries. She has a demonstrated history of working inHealthcare industry with hands on experience in strategy and organization development

Mugeeth Khzai
Project Manager, IBM Global Business Services

Experienced in Project management, IT Quality Assurance, IT Operations, application integrations and Solution Architecture. Mugeeth started his work in Saudi Arabia in 2006 with Mobily, he was among the initial staff who build the inhouse IT for Mobily, later on after 6 years he was part of the transformation program for the IT where he played a key role of Program Quality Manager

Jamil Zablah COO

Senior Manager with over 19 years’ experience in the services industry in various leadership roles.  A leader in managing diverse teams across markets, driving growth and operational excellence, business development, product commercialization, and marketing and strategy. Jamil has a BBA from the American University in Dubai and has supported several start-ups on their road to scaling and success in the MENA region

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