Hoda Mansour is Chief Operating Officer for Asia Pacific, Japan, Middle East & Africa. Her appointment in September 2023 sees her leading the go-to-market functions and driving strategy, transformation and growth throughout the entire region. Hoda is a highly experienced executive acknowledged for delivering innovation and business value for customers.
Prior to joining IFS, Hoda has worked for leading multinational software companies including SAP, Oracle & Microsoft in regional and global capacities, most recently leading SAP’s Business Process Transformation Practice across Southern Europe, Middle East & Africa. Before this, Hoda was the first female to be appointed in a Managing Director role by SAP across the whole of Middle East & Africa region.
Forbes Middle East acknowledged Hoda’s leadership and impact on the business by recognizing her as one of 100 Most Powerful Businesswomen in 2023. This came on the back of her recognition by Forbes Middle East as one of Top 5 Women in Technology for 2022 & being on the Forbes Middle East Most Powerful Businesswomen list since 2018.
In March 2023, she was appointed as Non-Executive Board Member of Commercial International Bank (CIB), was selected to Chair CIB’s Board Sustainability Committee and is a Member of the Operations & Technology Board Committee. She is a member of the Board Governors of the American Chamber of Commerce since June 2021 and served as Vice President & Board Member of the German Chamber between September 2020 and September 2022.
Hoda holds a B.Sc. with Distinction & Honors in Engineering from Alexandria University in addition to Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) with Distinction from Maastricht School of Management.