Dr. Hassan Haidar

Head of ICT Group Overseas Support Section
Fransabank SAL

With over 16 years of expertise in the Information & Communication Technology (ICT) field, Hassan HAIDAR has shown an impressive track record of analytical expertise in Leading Digital Transformation Strategy, Technology improvement initiatives, Operational Effectiveness, overseeing Cross-Cultural team of Engineers, Managing Projects, Innovating, Budget Planning, etc..
Hassan’s pursuit of new challenges, strong commitment, solid work ethic and continued self-renewal tendencies. An agent of positive change, his level of energy is unlimited.

Trilingual (EN, FR, AR), he works at FRANSABANK Group, one of the top three leading banks in Lebanon, where he gradually occupied several responsibilities. Currently, he is the Head of ICT Group Overseas where he is going through the influence of societal culture on managers through the Management and Coordination with teams in Europe, Africa & Asia.

Hassan holds a Computer & Communication Engineering Degree & he completed his Ph.D. in Information Technology with distinction at “Universite de Bretagne Occidental”, Brest, France. He published his results in international journals & conferences. He joined an executive MBA program at the “Institut Mines-Telecom Business School”, ParisTech. The program specialty is on Leading Transformation in a Digital World with main focus on Thinking Strategically in a Digital World, Leading & Designing innovative Organizations & Large Business Firms, Taking Innovation to the Market. In addition, he attended three learning expeditions in India, Finland and the Silicon Valley in San Francisco.

His motto: “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge & controversy”.



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Dr. Linda Kassem

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Ingenieur Nasser Lebbous

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General Ingenieur Wajdi

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