Salim Bennis


Salim Bennis
Senior IT Auditor, Saudi Aramco

Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity

Salim has more than 16 years’ experience in IT Audit in the construction, pharmaceuticals, automotive, and oil and gas industries with expertise in application security, SAP, databases, software development, Web security, and industrial control systems. Salim is currently a Senior IT Auditor with Saudi Aramco where he has worked for seven (7) years. Prior to that, Salim was an IT Audit manager with General Motors and also worked for Schering Plough and Vulcan Materials.

Salim holds a Master's degree in Information Systems from Boston University, an MBA from New York Institute of Technology, a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems from Louisiana State University. Salim holds several industry certifications including CISA, PMP, CRISC, CGEIT, CISM, and CCSA.