Meet the Team

Founding Member/experienced Scientist



Prof. Sami Saleh Al-Wakeel

• Resourceful and innovative professional with a 30+ year academic career 

Ex - Dean and Founding Member of College of Computer Sciences & Information – King Saud University 

• A senior level consultant with many years’ experience innetworking and communication  fields 

 •Masters and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University , USA      

International Founding Member/experienced Engineer


  Abdelghani El – Kacimi, MSEE

• Senior Vice President Operations and Controlling ITEMIS AG (Germany) , 

• Share holder/Managing Director, ITEMIS (France)

• Président/CEO  ITEMIS Tunisia 

• Ex-Managing Director, MMC - Morocco Microelectronics Cluster 

• Ex – Texas Instruments Engineer 

• MDSD of Embedded Systems, 

Mobile Solutions , Field Application Engineering Expert 

• Master Degree Electrical Engineering graduate diploma (Dipl.-Ing). from Ruhr University Bochum, Germany 

Business Partner



Riyadh Valley Company

Established by Saudi Council of Ministers at 2010 with 100 Million SR Capital . Its  strategic objectives are :

1.Support transformation towards knowledge-based economy

2.Transfer Technology and Value to Saudi Arabia

3.Leverage KSU Capabilities

4.Foster entrepreneurship and job creation.