Nasser Alawad

Acting Chief Information Officer

In his role as the Acting Chief Information Officer, Nasser is responsible for leading Sidra Medicine's Information Technology initiatives and enabling the organization to achieve its mission and vision through the effective use of information management and technology.

Nasser leads the branch's development and direction by managing a dynamic team that collaborates across all sectors of the institution, which is crucial to the business needs and decision process, and ensures the required technology is delivered and maintained.

With over 25 years of strategic IT management experience in government and multi-national organizations, he has contributed in many mega projects from start-up to full implementation, like Carnegie Mellon University Qatar campus, Aljazeera English Channel, and Aspire Academy.

After joining Sidra Medicine in 2009, Nasser held various roles within his discipline and was instrumental in leading the organization's digital future by providing advanced world-class healthcare systems for the opening of the hospital in 2016.

Nasser completed an Executive MBA from the world-renowned HEC Paris University in 2012 and is the first Qatari to become CHCIO (Certified Healthcare CIO) and the first in the GCC.​