Anwer is considered as an outcome-focused strategist who challenges the status quo through visionary leadership, astute decision-making, and innovative problem resolution.

As the project Director at NXN, Anwer is responsible to lead the client advisory engagements in the areas of Smart Cities and Digital Transformation of Government. He owns client engagements and leads a team of consultants to help customers to achieve their aspirations, while delivering successful projects on time and within the planned budget.

Before joining NXN, Anwer was the Industry Value Engineering Lead for Public Services in MENA at SAP, charged with setting the market strategy, developing the business and increasing the SAP market share. Prior to that he served as a Chief Technologist, HP Networking at Hewlett Packard. Anwer also held various managerial positions at Cisco for more than 15 years.

Anwer holds a Master of Civil Engineering and a Master of Science, Computer Studies from North Carolina State University.

Speaking Engagements

  • Cross industry case study: “How IoT is powering business digital transformation” at the IOT Middle East Conference 2019
  • 6th Trans Middle East 2019 KUWAIT Exhibition and Conference 2019, Speaking about about IOT integration and application for the transport and logistic industry.
  • Panelist at the The Future of smart cities & districts panel- Telecom Review Summit 2018
  • Keynote speaker the next generation communities and Smart districts at Omantel ICT Summit 2018