Jehad Abdeljawad brings 23 years of experience in IT professional services operations, services offerings, optimization and management. In his current role, he is responsible for the overall strategy and execution of Infrastructure Services business which includes storage, compute, networking and project management. Prior to that role, Mr. Abdeljawad was focused on running and expanding Sirius’ Cisco networking services nationally
Before joining Sirius, he held several business-development and practice-leadership management positions over the course of 10 years at IBM, including managing principal for the US Communications sector, where he was responsible for operational efficiency, business development, delivery, and profit/loss management. Additionally, he was the networking practice leader for the West region of IBM Global Services, a consulting principal, and a senior network consultant. During that time, Mr. Abdeljawad was instrumental in developing and growing IBM Global Services’ consulting and professional services business. He received several IBM leadership awards for his business leadership and technical achievements. He also worked at Scott & White Hospital as the Director for Networking and Data Center Operations. Before that, he worked at Electronic Data Systems as a senior network engineer, providing network architecture and design for EDS outsourced customers.
Mr. Abdeljawad received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering majoring in telecommunications from the University of Southwestern Louisiana. Over the years, he has represented Sirius at a number of partner advisory councils.