B.S. in Computer Science from King Saud University (Saudi Arabia)in 1992, Master and PhD. in Computer Science from Syracuse University in 1995 and 1998, respectively. Worked as Head of the Internet Service Unit in KACST and also as the Assistant Director General of the Internet Services Unit. Currently on leave from KACST to the Communication and Information Technology Commission.
Wrote papers, presentations, and training on Internet, Internet setup, Linux, Cisco routers. Research interests include ICT, networking, high performance computing, and Arabization. Member of the Saudi delegation to a number of ICT related meetings and conferences.