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The Union of Arab Banks (UAB) is an organization responsible for fostering cooperation between Arab banks, developing of Arab financial business, and enhancing the financing role of Arab banks in the Arab World. The Union of Arab Banks was formed on March 13, 1974 and comprises today of more than (300) Arab financial and banking institutions representing the major and biggest Arab banks, central banks, and local banking associations in the 20 Arab states. This makes the Union the largest banking and financial consortium in the region and an efficient representative of the Arab banking sector. UABdigital is the ecosystem digital transformation arm of the Union of Arab Banks established in April 2020 with a mandate to leave no financial institution behind as the sector transitions into the digital economy through elevating the state of digital transformation readiness and innovation across the UAB member-base.

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Q&A with Suleiman Barada, Head of UABdigital & Sr. Advisor at the Union of Arab Banks

Media 7 | September 17, 2021

Suleiman Barada, Head of UABdigital & Sr. Advisor at the Union of Arab Banks, is an Independent Technology Business Strategist and at the Union of Arab Banks, he spearheads the inception of the Digital Transformation Unit with Ecosystem-wide vision and mission, and a mandate to leaving no financial institution behind in the Digital Economy within the Arab countries. Suleiman is an Ecosystem Architect with focus on value creation and practices a purpose-driven methodology to developing and executing Digital Business Transformation roadmaps while being entirely focused on Benefits Realization and the way they can be measured, attained, and sustained. Suleiman has worked with a wide variety of technology vendors such as SAP, IBM, Oracle, and Microsoft, and possesses a thorough understanding of the global tech ecosystem and their characteristics. Certified Digital Transformation Advisor, Six Sigma Yellow Belt, and a Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2005 and cross-industry experience includes Defense, Government, Financial Services, Healthcare, Higher Education, Construction, Facilities Management, Telco, Utilities, and Retail sectors.

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