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Waleed Al-Abdulsalam
CHRO at Mobily


A senior executive with around 25 years of hands-on experience in the private sector, with a track record of leading and delivering operational excellence to enable growth and continued success. Built credentials of articulating visions, building structures, teams and aligning efforts and resources for optimal performance. Fluent in English and French with BSEE from KFUPM and MBA from the US. Extensive expertise of both launching new companies, and managing large-size projects with renowned Multinational companies. Excellent knowledge of the KSA market dynamics, breadth of exposure and contact base.

Led an intensive Human Capital Transformation project within Mobily to prepare the company towards achieving its strategic objectives and new Target Operating Model.

Won the first place prize among Etisalat Group Operating Companies in terms of HR contribution and readiness for the business.
Led the rollout of the HR Oracle modules full suite at Mobily as the first wide implementation in the region which increased process automation and thus efficiency of HR Services.

Led a major Human Capital Transformation project within Integrated Telecom Company (ITC).
First to launch “Internet through satellite” service in the Middle East
Lead the commercial launch activities of Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) - a data communications service provider - in KSA
Built the entire Quality Management Department in ITC from scratch
Led Business Excellence efforts within ITC till it got ISO 9001:2008 certified in 2010

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Agenda Sessions

  • Harnessing the Power of a Multi-Generational Workforce