CIO & Technology Advisor – Ministry of Defence

Dr. Ahmed Altheneyan serves as CIO and technology advisor within the minister's office at Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Defence. He has more than 22 years of experience in the computer sciences field, with 15 of these years being based in the telecommunications sector. Prior to taking on his current role, he was the chief technology operations officer at Mobily, where he also managed corporate affairs, covering all enterprise governance functions such as enterprise PMO, customer experience, process excellence and quality, risk management, and business continuity. He has also previously served as CRM technical lead at STC and as a research assistant at NASA's Langley Research Center.