Talha Shaikh

Intelligent Operations, AI & Innovation Director

About Talha

Talha Shaikh has a total experience of 24 years in the field of intelligent Operations. Artificial Intelligence and IT solutions, he has held director-level positions, in various technology companies since 2009.
he has led a team of 80 people in a full-fledged IT technology house and spearheaded multi-million-dollar projects for well-known national & international brands in the Middle East, Africa & Asia Pacific region (16 countries)
With extensive experience in IO, AI, ERP & FM systems (40+ different systems), he is strong in numerous business domains, with deep knowledge of how to achieve business excellence & continued competitive advantage using tech.
In a nutshell, he helps C & D suite executives accelerate growth, eliminate cost/productivity wastage, increase revenue, control operations & establish evidence-driven decision-making with the help of the latest AI-supporting applications, infra and devices.
His client list includes; Lourve Museum, Crown Prince Dubai, EMAAR, Kingspan, FedEx, Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy, Bridgestone, LOreal, Citibank, KPMG, Starwood, Le Meridien, Al Tamimi, AON, BBC, SABIC, Qatar Gas, Energizer Middle East, Hong Kong Trade Development, Thomas Bennett, MAF, TNT, Danzas, Dubai South, EO, Red Cross, UAS, International Cricket Council, YSL, Dmix, German Council, Lloyd Global, MacGregor, Coal & Oil, Noble Denton, Conares Metal, Deyaar, Dubai Quality Group, EC Harris, Grayling, Fluor Daniel, Franklin Covey, Al Gurg, Thumbay, KGMS, Metito, EC Harris, Ministry of Public Works, Ramada, Tyco, Scott Wilson, Al Jazeera Investment, Bukhatir Group and many more.

He also provide tech guidance in AI strategy, AI governance, AI risks along with systems aimed to incorporate Enterprise Software, Hardware & Computing for Industry 4.0, Finance Management, Human Resource Management, Procurement Management, Inventory Management, Asset Management (RM/PPM), Facilities Management, Inspection Management, Hotel Backoffice Operations, Restaurant Systems, Dealer Management, Real Estate Systems, Turnkey Project Services, Manufacturing, CRM, Project Estimation, Field Technician, ML/Deep learning/Data science benefits, IoT, API’s & Mobile Apps usages, Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity & Data protection.