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Our Philosophy

We are experiencing a phenomenon called "tech-tension" – where our love and rapid adoption of technology is not being matched by the ability of individuals, businesses and governments to protect themselves.

To prosper, our digital society must mature and become cyber resilient. Our belief is that organisations must transform their cyber posture from static readiness and defence to a holistic digital maturity that embraces the cognitive nature of modern business.

Our Purpose & Vision

Enabling a smart and safe digital world

Our vision is of a world where businesses and governments harness and maximise the benefits of the digital environment effectively and safely

Our Story

The DarkMatter Group exists to enable businesses and governments to become smart, safe, and cyber resilient. As an end-to-end provider of smart and safe digital transformation, we are uniquely positioned to provide organisations with the strategy, technology, and operating model to achieve business continuity amidst adverse and constantly evolving cyber threats. Our strength lies in the diversity of our practices, which work together to enable cyber, digital, and knowledge transformation.

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Message from our founder

Faisal Al Bannai, Founder and Managing Director

Message from our CEO

Karim Sabbagh, Chief Executive Officer

Corporate Social Responsibility

As a leading Cyber Security company in the region, DarkMatter recognises its special responsibility in the field of corporate social responsibility. Our areas of focus – education and the environment – reflect where we can make the biggest impact as a positive corporate citizen.


Faisal Al Bannai

Founder & Managing Director

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Karim Sabbagh

Chief Executive Officer

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Samer Khalife

Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President - Business Services

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Rabih Dabboussi

Senior Vice President - Sales, Marketing & Business Development

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Najwa Aaraj

Senior Vice President – Strategy & Cryptography Development

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Chadi N. Moujaes

Executive Vice President – DigitalX1

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Saeed O Basweidan

Chief Executive Officer - Ajyal Talent Management

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Shreekant (Ticky) Thakkar

Chief Scientist – Advanced Research

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