Transitioning into his new role, he will continue to drive the organisation into proficiencies that will enhance its strategic priorities. He was previously vice president Solutions and Customer Success in the company.
“I am confident that Walid Gomaa’s appointment as acting CEO will keep us on track with all of our business goals. His immense experience and industry knowledge make him the right choice to lead our team,” said, Saad Al Zaid, chairman, Omnix International.
Having redefined the organisation’s go-to-market and route-to-market models to have better engagements with customers and vendors, Walid has been instrumental in enhancing Omnix’s market coverage. He has also been involved in enabling the company to deliver customer solutions. Walid will continue to drive end-to-end accountability and lead Omnix teams to exceed customers’ expectations.
Gomaa is an information technology veteran with over 33 years in the industry. His experience spans several key IT areas including infrastructure, middleware, application development, data management, enterprise content management, applications modernisation, and cloud.
He has previously worked with IBM, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, EMC, Gulf Business Machines, Huawei Enterprise, Oracle, Hitachi Vantara.