Mazhar Hussain

Head of Digital Lighthouse

KPMG in Saudi Arabia

Mazhar Hussain is focused on digital value creation. He helps enterprises design answers to big problems and integrates people across multi-disciplinary teams to transform business value. Before coming to Saudi Arabia, he led the Digital Innovation practice for KPMG in the UK. He brings a total of 20 years' industry experience, out of which the last 10 have been focused on digital an innovation. He specializes in helping clients drive breakthrough innovation through Digital investments. Helping his clients prioritize their digital investment portfolios to focus on business performance priorities - taking ideas from experimentation to full scale implementation ensuring end to end value is realized. In his 20 years of experience as a business consultant, Maz has built his reputation as a thought-leader who champions Digital Innovation that empowers clients to achieve their vision. He has a track record of delivering high-value, high-impact products and solutions for FTSE leadership teams, ‘turbocharging’ speed-to-value and magnifying returns across a broad spectrum of business objectives. His expertise ranges from creating a compelling vision, developing strategy and high-impact solutions to securing stake-holder buy-in and improving operational effectiveness. He is curious in understanding how the data that we collect can accelerate decision making abilities and drive increased business performance in a disrupted digital economy. Maz established and leads KPMG Energy and Natural Resources Digital Centre of Excellence focused on driving Digital Transformation in the industry. He also serves as an advisor on the Business Analytics MSc Advisory board Imperial Collage London.

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Change management
  • Data and Analytics
  • Digital-driven transformation
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Innovation
  • Product analytics
  • Systemic thinking and decisions
  • Design Thinking @ Stanford D-School

  • Product Management – General Assembly