Dr. Duaa Abaoud

Dr. Duaa Abaoud

Deputy. Director of Electronic Services
Eastern Region Municipality


Dr. Duaa Abaoud is a results-driven professional with an information technology management background, and a demonstrated history working as a researcher, consultant and manager in both the United States and Saudi Arabia. She is experienced in Digital Transformation, Risk Management, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Knowledge Management, and Health informatics.

Dr. Abaoud worked as a Risk Manager and Risk Management Consultant where she advocated and oversaw strategies and automation activities aimed to improve risk appetite and risk mitigation, and elevate risk management efficiency. Dr. Abaoud is also experienced in developing business-oriented technology initiatives to transform and improve the organizational operations.

Dr. Abaoud holds a BSc in Computer Science, an MSc. in Information Technology Management, and a Ph.D. in Information Systems and Technology.