Ziad Alshobaki is Co-inventor of Quisk & responsible for directing business development activities and establishing a strong network of partners in the EMEA and Far East regions. Before joining Quisk, Mr. Alshobaki was New Ventures Director at Dubai World. Previously, he served as Director of Business Development at SAP and as a regional sales manager with IBM. Mr. Alshobaki started his career in 1994 with opening one of the first companies to develop websites and WAP in The Middle East. In 1998 he was part of the team that started the first IT Mall as well as a member of the team that started Tejari.com, the first G2B & B2B portal in the MENA region. He has extensive experience in Business Development management in the information technology sector. He completed his studies in the United States and holds a degree in Economics from the university of Illinois at Chicago.