Mr. Ahmad G. Abdallah
Regional Sales Director Saudi Arabia and Levant
Ahmad is an accomplished IT & Cybersecurity professional with more than 16 years of successful experience in these domains. Currently based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Ahmad serves as Country Manager with Thales. Ahmad supervises Thales’ sales and marketing operations in Saudi Arabia, Levant, Yemen & Sudan, while managing a diverse portfolio of multimillion-dollar accounts. Before assuming his present role, Ahmad held senior management positions with Gemalto, SafeNet Inc. and few other large firms in the same industry.
An established industry expert, Ahmad is adept at overseeing high profile complex networks, performing systems analysis, administering security protocols, promoting business development, and executing project management functions. He is also an exceptional business strategist, negotiator, and communicator, who excels at identifying opportunities, performing problem-solving analysis, leading and managing teams, and seeing complex information technology and security projects through their entire lifecycle.
Ahmad Abdallah holds a MSc. in Computer and Information Security from the University of Liverpool. He has also completed numerous professional specialist certifications including Certified Data Protection Consultant.