Mr. Wissam Al Adany

Group Chief Information Officer
Ghabbour Auto Group

Biography

Eng. Wissam Al Adany is the Group Chief Information Officer of Ghabbour Auto Group since 2014, managing IT operation in Egypt, Iraq, Jordon, Algeria & UAE. He has been selected as the CIO of the Year by IDC in 2020, and the best CIO of Automotive in MENA by the Global CIO Forum. He has 25 years of rich and extensive experience in digital transformation within multinational organizations, including over 4 years of international tenure in Brazil & Kazakhstan. Eng. Al Adany has a solid background in building IT strategies, and transforming IT into a business enabler. Prior to Ghabbour Auto, Eng. Al Adany served as Chief Information Officer for AMERICANA, Country IT Director for Lafarge, and Sr. Infrastructure & Security Head for GlaxoSmithKline. Eng. Al Adany holds a Bachelor of Communication & Electronics Engineering degree from Ain Shams University, Master’s degree of Business from the AUC, and pursuing a Doctorate degree of Business from Maastricht School of Management (MSM).