All New Creators / Middle East

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Four people, the New Creators of Middle East

We are no longer limited by what technology can do, only by what we can imagine.

Abdulrahman AlMutairi portrait
Abdulrahman AlMutairi portrait
Creativity is doing an ordinary task in an extraordinary way”

Abdulrahman AlMutairi

VP of Technology, stc pay

Industry disruption is like winning a game of chess. Whether evoking board games or reinventing digital payment, Abdulrahman feels digital transformation is at the intersection of strategy, art and a little fun.

Abdulrahman is closing the gap between fintech and digital payments through a containerized architecture — despite the fact that only a few organizations have the courage to deploy critical workloads on production.

Turn ideas into action

Jamil Barakat portrait
Jamil Barakat portrait
Start with a clear vision and map a path to make that vision a reality.”

Jamil Barakat

Executive Vice President, Business Technology Division, Riyad Bank

Large-scale transformation is uncomfortable. But Jamil decided that a little discomfort was worth the operational, financial and reputational payoff of addressing evolving customer needs.

To overcome internal resistance and still serve a changing customer landscape, Jamil helped migrate legacy infrastructure and applications to open platforms — accelerating application development and rollout while minimizing disruption.

Meet customer needs with hybrid cloud

Abdulaziz Al Qahtani portrait
Abdulaziz Al Qahtani portrait
Without creativity, organizations diminish and vanish over time.”

Abdulaziz Al Qahtani

CIO, Al Rajhi Bank

According to Abdulaziz, creativity is not just a mindset – it's a culture. And he fosters this culture by taking calculated risks, embracing digital trends and always considering customer needs first.

Powered by application modernization and containerization, Abdulaziz is motivated to “unbank the bank” and deliver to customers a digital banking experience with less barriers and more innovation.

Meet customer needs with hybrid cloud

Shatssy Hassan portrait
Shatssy Hassan portrait
Creativity comes from within you and is reflected in every aspect of your life and what you do”

Shatssy Hassan

Chief Security Officer, Commercial International Bank

In a country where only 6% of leadership roles are held by women, Shatssy is making big impact as the CSO of a leading bank. Her ambition is groundbreaking – she looks to change the way banking is done in Egypt and around the world.

From automating onboarding processes to delivering the future of banking through zero-trust, Shatssy is creating new security standards that promote resilience and reputation.

Set the stage for innovation

Let’s create ↷something that changes everything

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