DEWA strengthens ties with Cisco

DUBAI, Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Managing Director and CEO of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, received a delegation from Cisco Systems, and IT and networking company. The visit underpins DEWA’s collaboration with international companies to share best practices and share knowledge in the information technology sector.

The delegation included Chris Dedicoat, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales, David Meads, Vice President for the Middle East and Africa and Shukri Eid, Managing Director, East Region, Cisco Middle East. The meeting was attended by Marwan bin Haider, Executive Vice President of Innovation and the Future at DEWA.

Al Tayer briefed Cisco Systems delegation on the efforts of DEWA and its initiatives to achieve the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, for Dubai’s digital transformation, and the Smart Dubai initiative to transform Dubai into the smartest and most successful city in the world.

He also informed them about DEWA’s latest services and solutions in digital transformation sector. The delegation expressed their appreciation for what DEWA has achieved and expressed interest in participating in DEWA’s projects in Dubai.

Source: Emirates News Agency