Saifuddin Mohamed

Saifuddin Mohamed

Sr. Technology Portfolio Manager
KAUST

Biography

Saif Mohamed is a senior management professional with over 17 years of international experience in corporate leadership/growth, business development and program/project management across various industries particularly in the Middle East and Canada. Currently he is commercializing leading edge technology at KAUST, Saudi Arabia through active business development and licensing to industry worldwide.

His experience has ranged from successfully project managing major infrastructure projects; as Interim CEO helped restructure and turnaround a life sciences company; as divisional manager led a diverse portfolio of investment projects; as founder member helped develop Dubai’s Biotechnology cluster to attract the top global biotech companies to setup in Dubai and on the entrepreneurial side, co-founded Verafin Inc. a successful software company in Canada.

He holds an MBA from Canada’s top management school the Schulich School of Business, Toronto, a Master’s Degree in Information Technology and Communication and a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.