Eng. Badar Ali Al-Salehi


Eng. Badar Ali Al-Salehi

Director General, Oman National CERT

Head of ITU Regional Cyber Security Center


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Eng. Al Salehi is the Director General of Oman National CERT - the e-Oman national initiative addressing cyber security issues in the sultanate of Oman. Additionally, he carries out other leading roles and responsibilities - head of the Regional Cyber Security Center of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and chairman of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT). Al Salehi is a member of several national and regional bodies, including committees within the GCC.
Eng. Al Salehi has been working for several governmental agencies and had the opportunity to lead national projects and initiatives that achieved international recognition and awards.
Mr Al Salehi graduated from the University of Kent in the United Kingdom, where he lived for a number of years. Additionally, he holds several professional qualifications and specialized certifications and he has been speaking and representing Oman in many regional and international meetings, conferences and events.