Mr. Sebastian T Samuel

Mr. Sebastian T Samuel

Chief Information Officer
AW Rostamani Group, Dubai


“Sebastian T Samuel

Chief Information Officer at AW Rostamani Group, Dubai.


Profile: Sebastian T Samuel is the Chief Information Officer at AW Rostamani Group, Dubai.

With more than 25 Years of experience in the Information Technology industry, Samuel heads a team of professionals with responsibilities for technical oversight including research, development, technology, and product design activities spanning the AW Rostamani portfolio which includes Automotive, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Logistics, Retail, Travel and Tours. Sebastian holds Master’s in Computer Applications (MCA) and he is also certified in Enterprise Governance of IT (CGEIT) & Enterprise Architecture (TOGAF). He has expertise in Digital Transformation. Modernizing Technology Architecture, Data Science and ML Implementations, Customer Experience Technologies, ERP Modernization, Corporate Strategy & Performance Management, Governance Risk and Compliance, and Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Management.


Sebastian provides leadership for the continued development of an innovative, robust, and secure digital environment throughout the group. His initiatives include improving service delivery through embracing effective and efficient use of technology; creating business models for delivering new services and leading strategic initiatives to transform the business through effective and efficient use of technology to be flexible, adaptable and responsive to customer needs.


Achievements: Under the leadership of Mr. Sebastian, the Company has been winning many technology and leadership awards in the region. Mr. Sebastian has been a speaker at many IT Conferences regionally and globally and actively participates and contributes to many user groups and technology forums in the region.


Organization Profile: AW Rostamani is a conglomerate of multiple companies in seven diverse disciplines, committed to enriching lives through its exceptional products and services. Our portfolio of companies are responsible for managing well established multinational brands across several industries including Automotive, Real Estate, Building Industries, Retail, Logistics, Travel & Tours and IT. The A W Rostamani Group’s success story is one of the most inspired in the region.


Awards and Recognitions

CIO 100 Awards 2020 CPI Media Group,

CIO 100 Award 2018-CNME,

CIO of the year- ISACA Excellence Awards 2017

CIO of the year in Automotive, Catalyst Awards 2017

CIO 100 Award 2017-CNME,

CIO of the year 2016 ICT Achievement Award CNME

CIO of the year in Real Estate in Residential and Commercial – Catalyst Awards 2016

ACN Award- Retail & Trading Implementation of the year 2016

Asian Leadership CIO Awards-2015’

CIO 100 Award 2015-CNME

CIO 50 Award 2014-CNME

CIO 50 Award 2012-CNME

Network World Award 2012-CPI

ORACLE Fusion SaaS Implementation of the year 2012