Key Staff

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Adam Berns
Managing Director, ITG America

Mr. Adam Berns joined ITG America as its Managing Director in July of 2017. Before ITG, Adam was the COO of BrainRush, an educational games company he co-founded with Nolan Bushnell (Atari, Chuck E. Cheese).

Mr. Berns has started several other technology companies including Neural ID, a pattern recognition neural network company and Hiwire, an audio advertising insertion company.

Mr. Berns started his career as a corporate and media attorney for Latham and Watkins, and he graduated with distinction from Stanford with a BA in Economics and has both a law degree and MBA from UCLA.

Ziad Asfour
Director, Business Development

With over 20 years of multisector experience working in both the public and private sector, with a special focus on strategy development and execution, business development, change management and marketing, Mr. Ziad Asfour is a dynamic and result-oriented leader who joined ITG in 2020.

Having counseled top government leaders and senior business executives in leading major engagements in strategy and business planning, including e-government and large-scale business transformations, Mr. Asfour brings a unique perspective to his role as Director of Business Development.

Mr. Asfour has served in numerous positions, including as senior advisor at the Office of the First Deputy Prime Minister/Crown Prince of Bahrain and as Director of Strategy and Planning at the Bahraini Ministry of Information Affairs. Furthermore, he also served as Director of Strategy, Strategic Marketing, Customer Care, and Special Projects in the Bahraini e-Government for almost a decade.

Mr. Asfour was awarded a partial scholarship from Lancaster University Management School for a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) specialized in Strategy and Planning. He holds an additional M.Sc. in Destination Branding and Development from Oxford Brookes University.

Belal Abu Samaha
Director, Professional Services

Mr. Belal Abu Samaha joined ITG as Director, Professional Services in 2018. Mr. Abu Samaha is an experienced leader with a broad range of skills as an executive-level manager with more than 20 years of hands-on experience in digital transformation and strategy execution in both the public and the private sector.

Mr. Abu Samaha has worked in multiple territories in the MENA region and in multiple international companies with a key emphasis on enterprise and IT solution architecture, portals and the development, implementation, and delivery of e-services and software systems. His knowledge extends to the fields of megaprojects and program management.

Islam Al Qasrawi
Regional Sales Manager

Mr. Islam Al Qasrawi joined ITG in 2017 as the Regional Sales Manager for Jordan and Africa. His role is to solidify ITG's home base and tap into new markets in Africa, a new market with growth potential. Mr. Qasrawi brings with him a solid experience in market development after working with reputable organizations such as the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) and the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD).

Mr. Qasrawi is a strong believer in win-win scenarios as well as collaborating with his team to achieve individual and organizational objectives and improve the company’s bottom line. Mr. Qasrawi has a strong focus on performance-driven indicators (BSC) and is a graduate of the University of Jordan.

Donald Hutchings
Head of Strategic Partnerships

With over 20 years of executive experience within the education and technology industries, Mr. Hutchings is a veteran business development executive. As Head of Strategic Partnerships at ITG, Mr. Hutchings leads global business development initiatives focused on creating optimal and tailored solutions to drive clients closer to their goals.

His results-driven approach enables him to penetrate markets by understanding the needs and goals of each entity that he works with. Backed by a proven track record from highly reputable and international organizations, His ability to achieve objectives makes him a versatile executive that drives the company closer to our vision, while maintaining spectacular client relationships.

Eyad Al Dabbas
Portfolio Manager

Mr. Eyad Al Dabbas joined ITG in June 2003 with thirteen years of experience in the IT sector, specializing in government resource planning and has led the largest successful implementations of WaveGRP® at the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of National Economy, Insurance Authority and Ministry of Transport.

Mr. Dabbas was assigned as Project Manager for the largest education management information system in the region, EduWave® EMIS, with the Ministry of Education in Saudi Arabia. He is responsible for overall project management functions, providing leadership, direction, support, advice, and management to projects and activities to meet project management institute (PMI) standards.

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Ma'moon Shaweesh
Professional Services Manager

Mr. Ma’moon Shaweesh joined ITG in 2004 as an IT professional with over thirteen years of experience in the fields of e-learning and enterprise resource planning solutions. Mr. Shaweesh has led many major regional and international engagements and deployments in terms of business analysis, process management, requirement gathering,

Configuration, deployment, training, projects implementation, acceptance, and delivery.
Mr. Shaweesh has exceptional leadership skills that have enabled him to lead professional teams, distributed in three to four countries at any given time during the calendar month.

He has won his leaders’ trust for being a creative thinker with an unequivocal proven analytical skills and being an analytical problem-solver. Mr. Shaweesh holds a B.Sc. in Business and Network Administration.

Amer Dibbeh
Portfolio Manager

Mr. Amer Dibbeh joined ITG in 2008 with over ten years of experience in the IT industry in the fields of projects management. Under general direction, Mr. Dibbeh is responsible for the overall project management functions, providing leadership, direction, support, advisory, and management to projects and programs according to best practices; work on a standard approach to project management; and apply project management knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques according to the project management methodology and culture.

Waleed Mustafa
Financial Manager

Mr. Waleed Mustafa was appointed as the Financial Manager at ITG in 2017. Prior to that he had been ITG’s Chief Accountant since 2012. Before joining ITG, Mr. Mustafa received his BA in Accounting from the University of Jordan in 2007.

Mr. Mustafa is responsible primarily for the company's corporate and regulatory accounting matters and financial reporting, and versing the operations of all accounting functions including accounts payable, accounts receivable, treasury, fixed assets, payroll, month-end accruals, and provisions. Mr. Mustafa has participated in many training courses including Trading in the Stock Market (King Abdullah Fund for Development), and CMA Part 2 (management accounting and reporting), with a strong desire to support ITG by leading the accounting team to maintain ITG’s healthy financial situation.

Yara Al Refai
Bids Manager

Ms. Refai has over 12 years’ experience in the field of business development. She received her B.Sc. in Computer Information Systems from Jordan University in 2007. Ms. Refai’s duties include performing the final revision of technical proposals, preparing financial proposals, and preparing and executing contracts, agreements, and partnerships.