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Chakib Abi-Saab Group Chief Technology Officer at OSM Maritime Group


Chakib brings 20+ years of leadership experience with a heavy focus on technology-business alignment. Chakib has led significant digitalization projects in multinational environments including Baker Huhges Inc., and Bumi Armada Berhad among others. Currently, Chakib is the Program Director of OSM Maritime Group leading the NEXT Program with the objective to increase operational efficiencies, re-engineer the business operating model, and to create new revenue streams through digital alliances and new generation technology orchestration. Chakib primary expertise is in connected vessels, Internet of Things (IoT), drone services, analytics, and new business models. His educational achievements include an M.B.A., International Business and a B.B.M., Business Management. Chakib has also been a member of the Gartner Research Board, and he is also a frequent contributor and speaker at conferences related to digitalization.

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