H.E. Eng. Haytham AlOhali
Vice Minister of Communications and Information Technology
His Excellency, Haytham AlOhali, was appointed Vice Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in 2018. Prior to his appointment, the Vice Minister held a number of senior management positions with Cisco Saudi Arabia, finishing his time with the organization as Managing Director.
While Managing Director for Cisco Saudi Arabia, His Excellency managed both public and private sector partnerships, playing an active role in client digital transformation journeys. In this role, His Excellency assisted clients from across the Government, Healthcare, Education, and National Security & Defense sectors.
His Excellency was also a long-time member of Cisco Saudi Arabia’s CSR board.
Prior to joining Cisco in 2006, His Excellency was Deputy GM for the ECDL foundation in Saudi (2003-2006), where he focused on the education sector and helped establish an IT literacy program.
His Excellency holds a bachelor’s degree in Electric Engineering from Seattle University.