CIO Advisor, Bank Al Bilad

Mohamed Roushdy

With more than two decades of IT experience of which more than 12 years as a CIO/COO in Financial Services industry (Conventional and Islamic). Mohamed Roushdy had been working for major financial services, conglomerate and software services companies in the region. He had the distinction of being an executive team member on establishing four Islamic Finance startups in GCC and North Africa , as well he led the IT team on the first ever transformation of conventional Bank into Islamic Bank . Mohamed worked for Major Financial services organizations in MENA as well as an Advisor with Booz and Co in establishing a prominent financial services startup in North Africa.

Currently Mohamed hold the position as Technology Advisor at Bank Al Bilad – Saudi Arabia. Mohamed has a strong expertise in IT strategy, Digital Transformation , Governance, Applications Services, Networking, Information security and Infrastructure management. Mohamed hold MBA from Manchester Business School (MBS) and received the award of Middle East Ambassador of Manchester Business School in 2013.

Mohamed has been rated amongst the top 50 CIOs in the Middle East 2012 by CNME magazine and had been nominated as one of the technology leaders in Middle East by FT Summit in many years.