Abdo, as Chief Information & Security Officer, sets the strategic course for the enterprise-wide technology infrastructure and information systems, including risk management and security of Azentio’s digital assets.
Abdo has over 30 years of diverse experience in Information and Communication Technology (ICT). His deep expertise spans across all ICT functions ranging from information security, disaster recovery, capacity building, enterprise digital architecture restructuring, development and integration of enterprise tools to improve process efficiency and visibility of resource utilization, costs and risks. Prior to Azentio, Abdo has been in leadership roles at Path Solutions – Kuwait, Cisco Systems in San Jose, California (USA), with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and at Texas Instruments – PACC in Lebanon.
An Electrical & Electronics Engineer by profession, Abdo is a certified and accredited trainer (from APMG/ISACA) in Information Security Management (CISM), Data Privacy (CDPSE), IT Governance (COBIT, CGEIT) and IT Audit (CISA). He is certified in Project Management (PMP & PRINCE2) and Cybersecurity (CSX).
Abdo is a Board Member and former President of ISACA Lebanon. He is a part-time instructor at École Supérieure des Affaires (ESA) – Institute for Finance and Governance (IFG) and at the Lebanese American University (LAU) in Information Security.