Mr. Saleh Al Hashmi serves as director of government security services at the Omani Information Technology Authority. In this role, he is charged with delivering professional security services to Oman government entities and supporting the e.Oman government transformation initiatives. He is also a member of several national committee projects, and a volunteer advisor to the Oman Science Club. He has more than 13 years of experience in the ICT and security industries, beginning his career as a mobile engineer at Oman Telecommunications Company. He subsequently served as a GPRS operations and maintenance lead before taking up the positions of senior network security specialist and director of security services at the authority.