Aref Boualwan

Event Chairperson & Senior Manager Digital Transformation & Startups
CCC

A proven track record as a professional with a business vision, hard-core technical skills and the ability to motivate/bring people together. A career of building business through innovation & technology.

Occupied Executive & Senior Managerial positions in Digital Transformation, MIS, & Software Development; adding great value to the organization by realizing the full power of technology to drive the business.

Develops strategic partnerships with Startups that build disruptive technologies. Leverages alliances to source Innovation, add competitive advantage to the business & create new business lines \ opportunities. Resides on the Board of Directors of technology Startups.

Also holds “Strategy Officer” position at the “World Economic Forum” involved in decision-making by shaping Forum initiatives, workshops, research, and projects as well as implementing innovative solutions to support the industry’s transformation.

Recognized commentator and speaker at events organized by the United Nations, EU Arab Summit, BuiltWorlds Summit, The Big 5, The Solar Show, ArabNet Digital Summit, Construction Tech. Forum, etc.

Opinion cited in Reuters, Business Green, Yahoo Finance, Forbes Middle East, MEED, MTV, Euro2Day, BusinessNews, Business Insider, Markets Insider, Middle East Construction, etc.