Meet our main team leaders

Syed Abid Ali

Partner, Chief Information Officer / Chief Operations Officer

Ali received his M.S. Degree in Computer Science from the University of Georgia (U.S.A.). After a few years of teaching, he moved on to serve as an IT manager for the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Georgia (USA) (for over 13 years). In addition to his position and responsibilities at Araware, he currently serves as a Technology and Business Consultant to different companies.

His expertise includes:

  • Strategic IT and business planning
  • Budget development and management
  • IT infrastructure design and implementation
  • Enterprise system deployments
  • System integration planning and implementation
  • Network security and policies
  • Disaster recovery / business continuity
  • Project management methodologies
  • Desktop / server virtualization
  • Interactive / dynamic web page design (frontend and backend)
  • Graphics design

His research interests include parallel computer processing and architecture, stereo-correlation, face recognition, gait recognition and image processing in general. Please view our IT Research and Development page to view some of his featured publications.

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Dr. Rabia Jafri

IT Researcher and Consultant

Rabia received her B.S. degree in Mathematics and Physics followed by B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from the University of Georgia (U.S.A.). In addition to her position at Araware, she currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Information Technology at King Saud University (Saudi Arabia).

Her expertise includes:

  • Image processing, computer vision and pattern recognition
  • HCI (Human Computer Interaction)
  • Assistive technologies
  • Wearable Computing
  • Bioinformatics
  • Statistical methods and analysis
  • Software application development

Her research interests include face recognition, gait recognition, multi-biometric classification, pattern recognition and image processing. Please view our IT Research and Development page to view some of her featured publications.

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