With more than 15 years of experience in digital transformation, innovation and financial services, and renowned for his passion for customer experience, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Abdulhadi Alherz as our new Managing Director for the Middle East region. He will be based in Saudi Arabia’s capital city of Riyadh.
Abdulhadi is an innovative and entrepreneurial professional, who sets the bar high. He achieved a four-year degree in Management Information Systems (MIS) from the King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) in just three years and with Honours. He started his career working with Saudi Aramco as a business analyst. Later he spent seven years with Cisco managing their services business in Saudi Arabia and then joined Oracle for six years as Digital Transformation Customer Experience Manager. There, he advised large enterprises and guided them through complex projects.
Abdulhadi commented: “I am really excited to join Global Shares – a global fintech leader, which has reimagined technology solutions in the employee ownership space. It’s a niche market, where I get to continue working with software and fintech, whilst delivering digital transformation and customer experience, which is core to business success. I am proud to spearhead the company’s expansion in the Middle East with the support of a brilliant team at this time of rapid expansion. I can’t wait to introduce Global Shares’ solutions to this market”.
John Meehan, Global Shares Business Development Director, commented: “The Middle East is a region of huge strategic importance to Global Shares as more and more companies recognise the importance of equity-based compensation. Abdulhadi is a great fit to lead our new Middle East team. He is passionate about employee ownership, service excellence and developing innovative solutions for both clients and strategic partners. We are delighted to welcome him to the ever-expanding Global Shares family and wish him every success in his new role.”
Abdulhadi is a proud father of two and enjoys spending his free time with his family, playing squash, and he’s a fan of football.
If you’d like to get in contact with Abdulhadi you can reach him at [email protected].