Fuhaid Aldafiri

Certification Date:  26 June 2009

Certification:  Certified Master-Revenue Assurance Management

GRAPA Member since 21 June 2009

Fuhaid Khalid Aldafiri was born on 2 Feb, 1980 in Hafar Al-Baten State of Saudi Arabia. He obtained his first degree in 2002 from King Saud University, Saudi Arabia - a Bachelor of Computer and Information Science in Information Systems.


In 2012, he obtained a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree in Marketing from Arab East Colleges, Riyadh, KSA.


He has three certificates: first, Certified Master-Revenue Assurance Management (CM-RAM). Second, ITIL-Foundation certificate and third, Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.


Fuhaid began his career in 2002, as Computer Training Manager in Edad Training Institute, Riyadh and after one year he became the Institute Manager, a position he held until 2004.


In 2004, he decided to change his career to Project Management and joined Al-Elm Information Security Company, Riyadh. He was also a member of the human resources committee in Al-Elm.


Then in 2005, he started his Telecommunications career in Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Riyadh, where he was a member of the ePayment group and managed many ePayment projects.


In 2007 STC (Saudi Telecom) acquired a GSM license to become the 3rd mobile operator in Kuwait - VIVA. Fuhaid was a key member of the STC project team for the project to establish VIVA, which commenced in March 2008. VIVA was launched in December the same year. He managed many projects in VIVA: ePayment, mCommerce, Revenue Assurance, Fraud Management, Kiosk, POS, Document management System, Correspondent System & Third party integration.


From 2010 till now, he backed to STC in Riyadh to manage ePayment and mCommerce projects.


Since 2002 Fuhaid has continued to update his skills through training courses and conferences for Project Management, Leading Training Sessions, Technologies and Telecommunications.


He is a member of Project Management Institute (PMI) & Project Management Institute Arabian Gulf Chapter.


Fuhaids hobbies include traveling, Sound Engineering and football. He has an expert knowledge in sound programs. He managed to build three educational programs, with different releases for each one.