Expert Profile

Ahmed Naeemi
Head of Operations, IT & Project Management

Mr. Ahmed Naeemi is the Head of Operations, IT & Project Management at BIBF. Mr. Naeemi has over 20 years of experience in IT Management and he currently leads BIBF’s IT & Project Management Learning Centre. As part of his management role, he has lead various learning initiatives in the area of IT such as the introduction of training programmes on Blockchain, Digital Transformation, FinTech, Cyber Security and Cloud Computing.

Prior to joining BIBF, he was the Director of MIS in Gulf Finance House (GFH). Furthermore, he was a key leader of IT in several other banking institutions in the Kingdom of Bahrain such as Capivest and National Bank of Bahrain.

Previously, Mr. Naeemi served on the board of the ICT Specific Council in the Ministry of Labour and he was also on the board of many societies such as Bahrain Internet Society, Bahrain Information Technology Society and PMI.

Mr. Ahmed is an inspiring regional keynote speaker in specialist conferences. He made contributions as a keynote speaker in many conferences such as the 3rd GCC Government Organisation Websites Global Competitiveness Strategy Development Conference held in Dubai in December 2011 and took part in many conferences around the region talking about IT, Information Security and Project Management topics.