Saleem AlBlooshi

Chief Technology Officer, DU

Saleem AlBlooshi heads the Technology division within EITC and is responsible for driving the company’s transformative network strategy into the digital age.

His role entails ensuring emergent technologies are used efficiently to generate maximum profitably and security for all stakeholders. Additionally, he also oversees the evaluation and implementation of new systems and infrastructures, monitors network and operational KPIs, assesses technological performance, and communicates technology strategies to the board and partners.

With 25 years of experience in the telecom industry, Saleem has a proven track record delivering first-rate technology, customer experiences, and business solutions. He is an ambitious leader with a range of skills and business competencies in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry.

Prior to joining du, Saleem worked at Etisalat and its international subsidiaries for 13 years in various managerial roles and had a successful tenure as the Chief Technology Officer at SmartWorld.

Saleem holds a Global Executive MBA from INSEAD Business School, a Bachelor of Engineering from Khalifa University.