Mr. Tarek Kuzbari

Regional Director, Picus Security

Mr. Tarek KUZBARI is distinguished, bringing a prolific history of boosting revenues, breaking into new international markets, and amplifying market share. Tarek's career, spanning over 18 years in the Technology Media and Telecommunications (TMT) industry, has seen him excel in various roles, from marketing and sales to channel management and business development.

Tarek, an acknowledged industry influencer, has been listed among the top "30 under 30" by Gulf businesses and ACN's "Top 25 Most Powerful Executives in the Middle East". He also earned a spot in Network Middle East's "Top Executives in the Security Industry in the Middle East".

Tarek's diverse leadership experience with vendors such as HUMAN (USA), Cybereason (USA), Bitdefender (Romania), Group-IB (Russia/Singapore), SABA Software (USA), and Kaspersky (Russia) speaks volumes of his capacity to drive international expansion, turnaround operations, and lead companies to market dominance. He has expertly managed businesses across territories encompassing the Middle East, Africa, East Europe, and APAC (excluding China and Japan), handling full P&L responsibilities and achieving a record $58m ARR.

As a team leader, Tarek's dynamic leadership style has seen him effectively direct teams of up to 28 members across diverse functions, including sales, channel, marketing, and finance.

Tarek has consistently been a sought-after speaker at industry conferences such as Gartner, IDC, and CISO Summits, and his insights have been featured in high-profile security, technology, and business media outlets. He has also made his presence felt on the broadcast scene with appearances on Al Arabiya, Al Jazeera, and Dubai TV to name a few.

In addition to his remarkable professional accomplishments, Tarek actively supports various global NGOs, including the Agastya International Foundation and the Grow Movement.

Tarek holds an MBA from the London Business School, UK, focusing on Business Strategy and PE & VC, and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Jordan.

11:45 AM-12.00 PM

UAE Agenda 2024

Top Ten ATT&CK Techniques: The Rise of "Hunter-Killer" Malware

Mr. Tarek Kuzbari | Regional Director | Picus Security

9:55 AM

KSA Agenda 2024

Vendor Keynote | Picus Security

Topic: Top Ten ATT&CK Techniques: The Rise of "Hunter-Killer" Malware

Mr. Tarek Kuzbari | Regional Director | Picus Security