Tania Zaroubi

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Personal information

Title: 
Interoperability Team Leader

Contact information (private)

Personal email address: 
tzaroubi@gmail.com

Contact information (work)

Organization/Institution: 
United Nations Development Program
Department: 
Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform
Address: 
STARCO Bldg., Omar Daouk Str., Block C, 5th Floor, Room 517
Postal code: 
Beirut 2020-3313
City: 
Beirut
Country: 
Lebanon
Landline: 
961 1 371510 Ext:142
Fax: 
961 1 371599
Work email address: 
tzaroubi@omsar.gov.lb

Education

Executive Master's Degree candidate, Business Administration, Lebanese American University, Lebanon.
Diploma, Certified Prince II Practitioner, September 2004, Office of Government Commerce, United Kingdom.
Diploma, Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA), October 2003, Information Systems Audit & Control Association (ISACA), United States of America.
Bachelor Degree, Computer Science (with honors), 1980, University of Essex, United Kingdom.

Areas of Expertise

Data Management and Information Security
Information and Communication Technology
E-government
National ICT Strategies
Interoperability
Leadership
Project Management
Women and Technology
Languages: 
Arabic
English

Work history

Interoperability Team Leader, 2012 - present, UN Development Program (UNDP) - Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform (OMSAR).

Senior Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Project Manager, 2007-2011, UN Development Program (UNDP) - Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform (OMSAR).

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Project Manager, 1996 - 2006, UN Development Program (UNDP) - Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform (OMSAR).

Director - Data Management and Information Security, 1984 - 1996, Dubai Petroleum Company (DPC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Systems Analyst, 1983 - 1984, Dar al-Handasah.

Systems Analyst, 1980 - 1982, Database S.A.R.L.

Honorary office and memberships

Board member at the Information Systems and Audit Control Association (ISACA) in Lebanon, 2004-present.

President of the Information Systems and Audit Control Association (ISACA) in Lebanon, 2009-2011

Founder and Board Member of the Women in IT (WIT), 2005 - 2011.

Board member of the International College Alumni Association, 2002-2011

Productions

Major achievements: 

Contributed to the development of national policies and action plans including:
- "Lebanon Information Society Action Plan (2003-2010), November 2003.
- "Lebanon Information Society Position Paper", July 2003.
- "E-government Strategy", December, 2002.

Awards and Distinctions

Award for Humanitarian work from Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mouhammad Al-Quassimi - Ruler of Sharjah - United Arab Emirates, 2005.

Award for the Enhanced Oil Recovery Project, from Dubai Petroleum Company, United Arab Emirates, 1990.