By : Bakinam Khaled
Ashraf El Zarka is VP of Middle East and Pakistan at UiPath, a leading enterprise automation software company. In his role, he will drive UiPath’s growth strategy in the region focusing on supporting customers on their automation journey and on nurturing and strengthening the partner ecosystem.
A software professional with more than 25 years of experience, Ashraf joined from Oracle, where he spent the past 10 years managing and growing teams across different regions across the MEA, most recently from the position of Cloud Technology Lead for Gulf States. Previously, he held various regional roles with Cisco and EMC.
With a long-standing passion for the transformative power of technology and its potential to bring value to organizations, Ashraf holds a degree in Computer engineering from the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT).
In addition, he has successfully completed the Accelerated Executive Insight (AEI) program jointly conducted by the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and IESE.