Ahmad Alnafessah

General Manger - Smart Cities Technologies, KACST

Ahmad Alnafessah

Dr. Alnafessah is a motivated and accomplished professional with over 14 years of extensive experience spanning project management, business development, innovation, and strategic planning. Committed to driving positive change and consistently delivering exceptional outcomes, he is dedicated to significantly impacting the private and public sectors.

Throughout his professional journey, he has demonstrated a robust aptitude for analyzing intricate problems, forging international collaborations, devising inventive strategies, and executing them precisely. With meticulous attention to detail and a profound understanding of industry dynamics, he adeptly identifies growth opportunities and develops pragmatic solutions that propel business success.

His exceptional communication and interpersonal skills have played a pivotal role in fostering strong relationships with stakeholders at all organizational levels. Thriving in collaborative environments, he has a proven track record of effectively leading and motivating cross-functional teams, resulting in remarkable achievements. By nurturing a culture of excellence, he successfully managed projects and initiatives that consistently surpassed expectations.

As an enthusiastic lifelong learner, he actively pursues opportunities to expand his knowledge and remain at the forefront of industry advancements. He readily adapts to emerging technologies and methodologies, enabling him to navigate dynamic business landscapes with agility and ingenuity. Furthermore, he is renowned for his unwavering work ethic, integrity, and ability to deliver high-quality results within demanding timeframes. Thriving under pressure, he exhibits composure and unwavering focus, skillfully prioritizing tasks and confidently overcoming challenges.

Dr. Alnafessah left KACST in 2023.