Asem Galal

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      • Country: United Arab Emirates
      • Region: Abu Dhabi
      • Title: Managing Partner
      • Company: Galal & Karawi Consulting

    Asem Galal is an entrepreneur, management consultant, and regional authority on business and channel development in the information technology sector in the Middle East. Galal held Middle East-wide product management and marketing responsibilities at Microsoft and HP from 1996 to 2002 and regional general management and sales responsibilities in HP and Mcafee from 2002 to 2008. Galal started as a lead developer and s/w project manager at IDSC in 1992. Galal has received HP’s president award for outstandingperformance in 2003 and Mcafee’s president outstanding performance award in 2005, 2006 & 2007. Galal is listed in Marquis Who’s Who in the World since the 26th Edition in 2009.

    In 2008 Galal co-founded Galal & Karawi Consulting (G&K), based in Dubai, to enable Middle Eastern organizations and individuals to re-invent themselves. Among G&K’s customers are Intel, HP, Belkin & Cisco. Since then, Galal has delivered multiple consulting andtraining engagements on business and channel development, retail business enablement, social media strategies, creativity & innovation and strategic market re-invention. In 2010 G&K launched the Retail++ program focusing on developing the middle east’s retail market.

    Galal holds a B.Sc in electronic engineering from Cairo University, an MBA from Maastricht school of management and currently working on his Ph.D. in applied management sciences at Walden University.

    Galal is a frequent writer and guest analyst in business and information technology media. Some of his interviews can be found on and

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