Mohannad AlKalash

An experienced professional and accomplished leader with more than 17+ years of applied and mixed experience in Cyber Security, Enterprise Resource Planning, Collaboartion, building new Data Center initiatives and infrastructure. With his diverse experience, Mohannad translates business objectives to strategic and practical programs by building relationships, motivating and developing talent while managing 3rd party partners and suppliers to align behind his vision. Mohannad is most proud of his efforts in building large Cyber Security capacity development programs for several Security & Defense organizations in the Kingdom and throughout the GCC. Mohannad is currently responsible for establishing and maintaining Cyber Security vision, strategy, and programs to secure and enable the digital transformation journey in KSA in support of vision 2030 for the National, Cyber and Military Sectors. This includes ensuring and maintaining the resiliency and protection of core infrastructure (representing more than 40% of KSA critical network infrastructure), developing Human capital on special cyber security programs, and enabling digital services and privacy of customers’ data in accordance with international security frameworks like NIST 800-53, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, HIPAA in addition to local regulations from CITC and NCA.