Deloitte appoints Mazen Pharaon to lead Riyadh digital centre
Mazen Pharaon will lead Deloitte Digital Center in Riyadh
Deloitte has appointed Mazen Pharaon to head its Deloitte Digital Center (DDC) in Riyadh.
Pharaon will lead the DDC's range of digital services for clients in the region, including the DDC's digital talent development.
The DDC was established in March this year as a centre for the end-to-end development of digital solutions for the region, as well as to provide employment and training opportunities for Saudi nationals.
Pharaon a Saudi Arabian technology expert, has over 20 years' experience accumulating and evolving from previous assignments as Chief Technology Officer and other strategic IT management roles in major banks and other financial institutions across the Middle East and in Saudi Arabia.
"An exciting future lies ahead as we open the next chapter in shaping digital transformation and applying cutting edge technologies in Saudi Arabia. I am honoured to join Deloitte in such a strategic initiative for Saudi Arabia and the entire Middle East region. With a diverse digital workforce coupled with the depth of expertise across multiple industries, we are energized to launch a set of compelling new offerings from the Deloitte Digital Center," added Mazen Pharaon.
"I am pleased to welcome Mazen to lead the Deloitte Digital Center in Riyadh and I have full confidence that his leadership, along with Deloitte's experience globally and regionally in digital transformation and change, will create the most capable centre for the delivery of innovative digital solutions, in line with Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030," said Tim Parr, CEO, Consulting, Deloitte Middle East.