Managing Director, Accela Middle East & Africa
Khaled Jaouni joined Accela in October 2010, bringing more than 14 years of experience in business management, development and transformation, as well as systems integration. Prior to joining Accela, he held a number of senior positions with leading multinational firms in the United States and the Middle East, including Ernst & Young, Cap Gemini, and Boeing. His background includes leadership of numerous strategic initiatives, as well as solution-delivery and program-recovery projects for various Fortune 100 companies and leading Middle East businesses. Khaled was also a Partner at Ithmar Capital, a Dubai-based private equity firm, where he served on the boards of seven companies. The Harvard Business School published a case study exclusively on Ithmar Capital as an example of a venture capital success story in the Middle East.
Khaled holds a bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering from Boston University and a master's degree in business administration from the Edinburgh Business School. He also has been a guest speaker at several regional business conferences.