Mohamed is a seasoned leader, and builder of organizations with over 20 years of software and systems development, management and integration experience. Mohamed is an attractor and developer of talent. He is excellent at building and aligning teams and designing processes that deliver quantifiable results.
Prior to founding Smart Technologies Group, Mohamed spent 20 years at Microsoft in different upper-level engineering, management and business roles. In his most recent role with Microsoft he led a team of senior consultants working with top 5 OEMs on Software/Hardware innovation and integration projects. This includes high-profile mission-driven projects with Lenovo, Samsung, HP, Toshiba and Dell.
Smart Technologies Group is leveraging years of international business experience and relationships to identify, architect and deliver elegant, cost-effective, scalable IoT platforms and Solutions for Smart Cites (CityPulse), Smart Farming (FarmPulse) and Smart Education (CampusPulse)
Mohamed is very close to his community in the city of Issaquah Washington. He advises the City Mayor on all Sister Cities relationships and projects as well as chairing the sister cities commission driving both social and business development projects.
Mohamed is passionate about using modern technologies including Cloud, big data, AI, deep learning, Machine to Machine communications etc… to bring about meaningful innovations to improve the lives of people around the globe. He currently holds two International Patents and two are pending.
Mohamed hold a bachelor’s degree in computer science from San Francisco State University and numerous professional certificates including project management, Leadership, negotiations’ skills and many product specific certificates.
In his spare time, he enjoys time with Family, playing Golf or travelling to learn about other cultures.