Based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Dubai, UAE
Khaled is a change agent professional offering 27 years of progressive leadership experience with Fortune-100 companies like Intel Corporation and Microsoft impacting organization growth and profitability. Expert in designing, developing and leading innovative large scale thought leadership strategic initiatives for sustainable socio-economic impacts in collaboration with multi-stakeholders like governments, multilaterals, NGO’s, academia and private industry leaders.
His passion about innovation led to the successful implementation of various community outreach development programs enabling 21st century innovation learning in schools, delivering technology innovation programs for underserved communities, fostering STEM innovation, and building entrepreneurial capacity for youth that resulted in inspiring over 2 million individuals in the Middle East region.
Khaled is a consultant for fostering innovation and a certified innovation management practitioner for assessing organizations business capabilities, culture, leadership, and strategy for sustainable profit and growth. In addition, he is a senior corporate trainer for design thinking, strategic planning, and innovation for creating customer value and has facilitated several innovation training to management. Furthermore, Khaled has outstanding track record of leading the management of developing business and innovation strategies for multinational organizations covering Europe, Middle East and Africa during the past two decades
Khaled is an inspiring public and thought leadership speaker and has delivered various social innovation camps for youth to address global sustainable development goals and community challenges. He sets in the board of expertise on various associations to promote innovation for economic empowerment and has been honored with many prestigious government recognition awards for his valuable contributions to the community.
Areas of expertise
- Innovation Management Assessment
- Portfolio Management
- Organizational and Change Management
- Business Transformation Management
- Process Efficiency Implementation
- Leadership and Coaching
- Innovation Strategy
- Master in Education , e- learning technology and design (2016 –2018)
Jones International University, Centennial, Colorado , USA
- Bachelor of Science, Computer Engineering (1985 – 1990)
University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
- LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/khaled-adas