SVP Strategy & Partnerships
Amjad A H Abbas, CEO, Maisonette Holding & CTO Algorythma Tech Group
Mr. Abbas is the CEO of Maisonette Holding, a PropTech Technology solutions provider for the Real Estate and SmartCity market, He is also the CTO for Algorythma group, a Technology solution provider for several markets utilizing Emerging Technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain, IoT, VR / AR, Robotics, Security, BigData, etc.
Amjad is a Business and Technology leader and serial entrepreneur with 22+ years of senior experience with an Executive MBA from Bradford University – UK.
Mr. Abbas worked with IBM, SIEMENS, and large multi-national and regional conglomerates, especially in the Real Estate Development & Technology Industries, like Dubai Holding, Dubai Properties Group, Abu Dhabi Holding, etc. Mr. Abbas was among the founding team members for Dubai Internet City which was the nucleus for the New Dubai back in 2001. He lead several companies, co-founded several Software startups, and he is Board Advisor for a few startups in Blockchain, Crypto, and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Mr. Abbas lead several companies and lead several large Enterprise IT projects; Enterprise Software, ERP and CRM systems, Business Intelligence, and Smart City solutions. To name a few of the projects; he lead the build of the ISP of Dubai Internet City (then became du), the main Portal for Dubai e-Government, the largest GIS System in the Middle East, several systems and software for TECOM, Dubai Holding, Dubai Properties Group, Dubai Investment Park, etc.
Mr. Abbas is an IEEE member, and holds several IT industry certifications, and received several achievement awards in UAE. He participated as Advisor, a speaker in several international CIO Summits, like the RealTech & Smart City Summits, IDC, and Gartner CIO Summits.