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WALID TAHABSEM

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A Big Team reporting Walid Tahabsem distinguishes him by his “unrelenting focus on quality and efficiency combined with a genuine concern and commitment for all who work for him”. These attributes have been hallmarks of Walid Tahabsem’s career.

Representing a true Jordanian entrepreneurship and success in the IT sector; Mr. Tahabsem is a well-rounded business leader equipped and driven to handle any situation impeding corporate initiatives.

After receiving his B.Sc. in Computer Science from the Yarmouk University in Jordan, he co-founded Integrated Technology Group back in 1989. Today, as ITG President & CEO, Mr. Tahabsem leads one of the most successful IT solution providers in the Middle East offering quality end-to-end IT solutions and services in the field of education and government solutions in more than 20 countries worldwide.

Through the combination of his passion for technology and vision, he was able to grow his firm not only by size and revenue, but also in technological innovation and in the application of the technology in various fields. His innovations include the development of the first Arabic artificial intelligent parser, and the creation of an Electronic Data Interchange solution, implemented in many large European institutions, in addition to one of the top education solutions; EduWave® which currently holds the largest base of countrywide deployments worldwide.

Mr. Tahabsem participated in a different key national boards, councils, and associations such as: Jordan’s National Agenda, Jordan’s Board of Education, Jordan University for Science and Technology (JUST) Advisory Council, German Jordan University (GJU) Advisory Council. He is currently an active member of Jordan’s ICT Advisory Council, Information Technology Association of Jordan (INT@J) Board, Jordan’s Youth Development Program INJAZ, Prince Hamzah Bin Al Hussein School Board, and also a member of the Endeavor Board of Directors, due to his belief in the active role they play in enhancing the country’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, and a co-founder and a board member of the Oasis-500, the region’s premier education and counsellor driven seed investment program.