Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO discusses KSA’s digital transformation

Meg Whitman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) during her recently concluded three-day visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, met with key decision makers to discuss new growth opportunities to foster innovation and fulfil the nation’s Vision 2030 agenda.  During the visit, Whitman met with senior officials from a number of government ministries and commercial organizations.

The discussions revolved around Saudi Arabia’s vision to build a digital economy and how HPE was strongly positioned to support the nation to help achieve its growth goals through business diversification.

During her visit, Whitman also visited and addressed postgraduate students from the Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University (PNU). Whitman spoke about the Vision 2030 focus on the importance of education, ongoing skills development and how women could contribute to the nation’s growth and transformation.

For more than 30 years, HPE has been a leading technology player in Saudi Arabia, partnering with key organizations in the public and private sectors.

“HPE brings a wealth of global experience and state-of-the-art technology to the Saudi market and will continue to support the Government to achieve its Vision 2030 goals,” said Meg Whitman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise. “We have a deep understanding of the local market, having delivered successful projects over the last three decades, and we look forward to creating value and a positive impact for the prosperity of Saudi Arabia.”

HPE offers a growing portfolio of certified products and solutions used by governments around the world. In Saudi Arabia, the company works closely with local partners to engage and train skilled Saudi talent, in addition to creating new revenue-generation projects that support the nation’s Vision 2030 agenda.