Ashraf Abdelazim
MEA Region Leader, IBM MENA

Ashraf Abdelazim is currently leading the operations of IBM Resilient in Middle East and Africa to help enterprises to respond faster, smarter and better to InfoSec incidents and build a proactive environment for orchestrating and automating incident response through a comprehensive approach by aligning people, processes and do the human-centric automation.

Ashraf Abdelazim has worked in the field of Information Technology and Information Security for over 18 years and has fulfilled a variety of technical, presales, sales and business development roles with the leading Middle East and Africa organizations. He was one of the youngest professionals in North East Africa to get certified on heterogeneous environments, and one of the few specialized in implementing/integrating heterogeneous environments and providing security controls for it. Ashraf Abdelazim has a B.Sc. degree in Computer Science from a leading Egyptian university and Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) from the Project Management Institute. For the last 12 years he's been working on business development for Information Security technologies in the Middle East and Africa with a track record of achievements and awards for his employers and the technologies he presents.