Javed Abbasi
Javed AbbasiPrincipal, Digital & Cybersecurity Specialist

Javed Abbasi has rich 25+ years of diversified experience in the field of management and technical consulting. He has established GISBA Group back in 2006, which is now serving three continents i.e. Europe, Asia and Africa in the field of Banking, Telecom & ISO Certification.

Earlier, he has worked for Al-Rajhi Bank as Programme Director for eight years. He has expertise in developing Alternate/Islamic Banking Products, Risk Management, Blue Ocean Strategy and Business Continuity Management using ISO 22301. Mr. Abbasi is among the few in this field who can understand and speak the language of business as well as IT with effortless ease. This is because of his strong academic background of MBA Bi-major (MIS & Finance) and extensive experience of working in both fields while serving IBM’s Banking and Telecom Consulting Division. He is considered an authority in implementing standards for medium and large organizations. He has implemented several standards up to the level of certifications with major focus is on TIA 942, ISO 20,000, ISO 27001, ISO 22301 and ISO 9000. Mr. Abbasi has conducted 75+ seminars and training sessions across the globe from Europe, the Middle East, Far East and Africa. He is the Winner of CIO 2012 Top 50 Awards, FT Innovation Award and IBM Professional Excellence Award.