SAP names new country manager for Qatar
Dubai, November 5, 2013
SAP Mena has appointed Mohamed Helmy as the country manager for Qatar, one of the company’s key strategic markets in the region.
Reporting directly to Gergi Abboud, managing director, SAP Gulf, Helmy will play a significant role in supporting SAP’s ambitious expansion in Qatar.
Helmy has more than 20 years top level IT industry experience and is expected to place a strong emphasis on catalysing emerging innovations such as analytics, mobility, cloud and in-memory computing.
In particular, Helmy brings strong experience and leadership related to eGovernment, telecommunications, oil and gas, energy and utilities. He has held several senior leadership positions most recently in STRS where he managed its Middle East & Africa operations. In addition he has held senior roles at Cisco, smart-grid pioneers BPL Global, Oracle and Microsoft .
Gergi Abboud said: “Mohamed is a fantastic new addition to our Gulf team, and his proven track-record will be invaluable as we seek to expand and solidify our market leadership in Qatar.” - TradeArabia News Service