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Vishal Sood

Head of IT at Perma-Pipe Middle East


Vishal’s career spans 22 years in IT infrastructure, ERP implementations & development. He currently heads the IT Division of an Oil and Gas US based conglomerate in MENA and Asia region. His domain experience spans Oil & Gas, Shipping, Process & Discrete Manufacturing and Retail. Vishal has won several distinguished awards including the CIO-100 award twice. He is an MBA in IT having specialized certifications in PMP®, ITIL®, Oracle and trained on Microsoft Azure Cloud Infrastructure Solutions as well as undergone Management programs. He participates in BlockChain related technology events and is an avid writer on the subject. Vishal heads the Finance function for CIO-MENA group, a non-profit group catering to the varied needs of CIOs in the MENA region.

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