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New country MD for HP in Kuwait

Omar Draghmeh joins HP from Microsoft to lead operations in Kuwait

New country MD for HP in Kuwait
Draghmeh has previously held roles in the IT sector with Microsoft and DEC.

HP has announced the appointment of Omar Draghmeh as country managing director of Kuwait.

Draghmeh joins HP from Microsoft, where he has held roles covering Kuwait, Saudi and Qatar.

At HP, Draghmeh will be responsible for developing strategic partnerships with the public and private sectors in Kuwait, with a particular focus on human capital development, education, healthcare, corporate citizenship, and economic diversification.

"We welcome Omar Draghmeh to the HP team. His appointment is a huge benefit to HP Middle East especially in an important market like Kuwait," said Eyad Shihabi, managing director, HP Middle East. "His vast experience in the region and the industry will ensure customers receive the highest possible service, and his direction of HP Kuwait will develop and expand our business further."

Draghmeh has worked in the IT sector for 20 years, 18 of them in the Gulf.

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