IDG’s Computerworld announced Dr Mukhtar Hussain, Chief Information Officer (CIO) Fauji Fertiliser Company Ltd, as a 2016 Premier 100 Technology Leaders honouree. This year’s Premier 100 spotlights 100 leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges.
According to an announcement of the company here on Tuesday, the Premier 100 awards programme showcases the strategic thinking of an elite group of IT leaders who are using technology to digitally transform their organisations. These 100 men and women are working hand in hand with their business colleagues to give their organisations a competitive edge, while giving their employees a place to grow their careers. “We’re pleased to recognise their leadership and honour their achievements,” said Scot Finnie, editor in chief of Computerworld.
Fauji Fertiliser Company is the leader in fertiliser manufacturing and it excels in all areas of its operation including Information Technology. Fauji Fertiliser Company Ltd has used Information Technology to complement corporate vision by business transformation through technology innovation and IT governance. CIO FFC’s achievements include successfully leading the largest implementation of SAP ERP in Pakistan and establishing state of the art Tier 3 Data Centre. CIO FFC was also awarded Information Security Leadership Achievement (ISLA) award in 2014 by Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC2). FFC continues its tradition of achievements at both national and international level. It speaks of highest standards of professionalism and dedication making a unique blend of competence, governance and leadership in FFC.-PR