Fahad Al-Menayes is a visionary technology leader with extensive experience in enterprise IT operations, architectural development, and data optimization. He excels in leading cross-functional teams and integrating cutting-edge technology solutions. Fahad’s expertise extends to launching technology programs that enhance data security, streamline operations, and drive innovation. He is a seasoned team builder known for fostering high-performance cultures of excellence.
With a B.S. in Computer Science & Math (1994) and an M.S. in Software Engineering (1999) from Monmouth University, USA, Fahad brings a solid educational background to his professional journey.
Fahad’s impressive career includes his role as CEO at Credit Information Network Company (CiNet) since October 2017. Here, he developed the company’s 5-year strategy, initiated automation of loan origination applications, and successfully achieved ISO 27001, IFRS 9, and 16 compliance, resulting in significant net profit growth.
His experience as CITO at Burgan Bank Kuwait from March 2014 to October 2017 involved overseeing the complete IT Group, driving the bank’s IT strategy, and achieving ISO 20000 Certification. Fahad also served as AGM IT Operations (6/2013-6/2014) and Acting CITO & AGM IT Operations (6/2013-6/2014) at Burgan Bank Kuwait, where he managed IT operations, implemented cost-saving measures, and initiated various strategic projects.
Prior to his roles at Burgan Bank, Fahad held positions such as Executive Manager Technical Support & System Operations at Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait, Manager IT Technical Support at Burgan Bank, and Manager ISP at QualityNet. His international experience further extends to 3Com Corp in the USA, where he managed system test teams and contributed to product quality through testing and documentation.
Throughout his career, Fahad Al-Menayes has been recognized for his ability to drive innovation and excellence in IT and business strategy, making him a highly esteemed leader in the field.