Hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science from LSU in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1991-1997) and a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1979-1984).
Introduced Blockchain solutions in Saudi Arabia in early 2016 by creating Ateon (www.ateon.net); a systems integrator of solutions from distinguished international partners. Spoke at conference in KSA, Dubai, and London. Built a strong dedicated team, educated and coached the team, and within less than a year, the company won contracts; which were reported on by international media. Ateon now is a known and recognized player in Saudi Arabia and the region.