Mohannad Al Hijawi
Spark IT Solutions, Business Consulting & Training
Mohannad Hijawi has thirty eight years of broad experience leading world class companies in the field of telecommunication , and Industrial/ Business /Education Development in Palestine and Gulf . Managed to turn around the companies in term of strategic planning , Business development, Profitability and capacity building of the Human Recourses Staff . Recently Mohannad is serving as Chairman of Hassib-Sabbagh-InformationTechnology-Center-Excellence-HSITC ( Arab American University ) , Steering Committee Head for "Linking with Private Sector: IT Curriculum Reform " project at Najah University , Advisory Board member for Industrial Engineering Department at Najah National University , Member of Palestine Network of Mentors , Adviser & Trainer for Gaza Entrepreneurs / Mercy Corp Project, and Mentor for Mercy Corp Start Up Week End held on 2011 & 2013 in Nablus . Mohannad was serving as a board member for the Golden Wheat Mills Co. representing Paltel Employees Saving Fund, board member for Hulul Co., board member for Reach Co., also he a member of Palestinian Business Association (PBA) & member of Palestinian IT Association of Companies (PITA). Before joining Spark, Mohannad had vast experience through working for various national and international companies among those:- • General Manager – Palatine Telecommunication Co -Paltel , Nablus Palestine , March 2005 – May 2010 • General Manager-AlMajdouie Aluminum & Glass Factory and AlMajdouie Transport Co., Dammam Saudi Arabia from March 2003 to March 2005. • General Manager- Gulf Industrial Development Co., Nablus, Palestine from year 1998 to 2003. • Plant Superintendent – FABCO, in Saudi Arabia and Plant and Production Manager – Olayan Kimberly Clark, a Saudi American joint venture company, from December 1986 to June 1998. • Teaching and research assistance – at Yarmouk University , Jordan from Oct. 1983 to June 1985 . Mohannad Hijawi did his Graduate studies at Yarmouk University, Jordan and completed his post graduate degree in M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering .