Afnan A. Chowdhury


Afnan A. Chowdhury
SR. IT SYSTEM ENGINEER at NITI (National Industrial Training Institute)

NITI Cyber Security Maturity Model: Delivering Cyber Security counter measures with limited resources

Afnan A. Chowdhury joined Saudi Aramco for NITI (National Industrial Training Institute) project in 2014. From detailed system configuration for virtual Data Centre to engineer Information Security Programme, he led most aspects of IT infrastructure development for NITI. In 2016, NITI hired him directly as Senior IT System Engineer. 

Before coming to Saudi Arabia, Afnan had over 11 years’ experience in managing complex IT infrastructure developments in the UK. Expertise encompasses proven ability to implement information security controls ensuring business continuity, high-availability and disaster recovery. His academic background includes an MSc with Distinction from University of Sussex, UK in 2011 and a BSc with First Class Honours from London, UK in 2006.