Ibrahim Massri, leader and founder of ICTechnology!
Ibrahim has grown the ICTechnology team from a one-man show to the amazing team they have today. With over 15 years’ experience, his strive to improve and better himself is obvious, as he mentors the team and leads with passion.
Ibrahim fell in love with IT at a young age, but it was his work ethic, honesty and self-accountability that granted him a trusted reputation that he carries with great respect and regard.
Ibrahim loves all things adrenaline and has ticked off almost everything on his bucket list. Sure to create a new one, he loves spending time with his family and friends. He lives to create joy in himself and those around him.
Ibrahim favourite quote is “Hold yourself accountable before you are held accountable”
Waleed has a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, he is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and also has certifications in VMware VSpherer, ensuring our networks run smoothly. Waleed is loyal, a hard worker and always give 110% in all the things he does, so we can assure you, you are in the best hands when it comes to your Technological and modernization needs.
When not at work, this amazing fellow loves spending his free time with his wife and wrestling with his two sons. He spends his time away from work camping and hiking which coincides with his love of nature and extreme sports. He loves skiing and the adrenaline rush that comes with it!
Waleed believes in his faith and believes with every hardship, will come many an ease!
Steven joined the family way back in 2015. Steven is a hardworking leader, with a great sense of willingness to help the ICTech team. He shares his positivity and willingness, driving everyone around him to success. His list of certifications grows, with completed certificates in Kaspersky, Veeam, CISCO and Barracuda
With the busy life as ICTech Operations Manager, we managed to find out that Steven was once a drummer in a heavy metal band. (Gasps). He loves music and has composed his own tracks!
Down time is not so down for Steven, as his ideal vacation includes chasing storms and twisters at Tornado Valley. His bucket list includes owning his own Ducati V4 S Panigale V4.
His favorite quote; “There is a difference between knowing the path and walking the path” – Morpheus.
Meet Muhammad Ali, our meticulous and dedicated, heavy hitter when it comes to ensuring the best deal is attained for our clients!
Muhammad sets goals regularly for the team and measures efficiency for improvement.
Whenever he has free time, Muhammad unwinds and loves playing video games with his family, as he says, family that plays together stays together. He loves a good game of cricket with the team too!
Muhammad Ali dreams of one day road tripping across Europe, and would love to experience skydiving and bungee jumping.
We asked Ali what his favorite quote of all time and he quoted Arthur Schopenhauer “Talent hits a target no else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see”.
It’s the System Support Engineer in the hot seat now!Meet Khaled!
Khaled recently joined our family and has been unstoppable ever since. His thirst for learning allows him to fit in perfectly with the team. He is both Microsoft Certified Professional and a Cisco Certified Network Associate.
Alongside his craving for new information, Khaled also craves new cuisines and loves cooking. He inspired the team with 4th Dan Taekwondo Black Belt show!
Khaled is married and has two beautiful daughters. He loves going on long drives and staying next to the sea to recharge and ‘think’.
When asked about his dream, he answered to be able to Specialize in Network Security and Reach 7+ Dan (black belt) in Taekwondo .
Our black belt technician with a soft heart believes it’s never too late for anything!
Ever wondered how our Tech Team lead? Well wonder no more.
Meet Bilal, ICTechnology’s tech team leader. He holds certifications with Microsoft, Vmware and Amazon Web Services. He joined the ICTech family the day before his birthday in 2013 and is still .
Fun fact about Bilal? He has a hidden artistic side, he loves graffiti art and could have built a platform alongside Banksy’s … instead, he serves you from the ICTech platform!
Our Bilal is now married with three children, a boy and two girls, who he adores more than anything. His personal time is spent fishing and upgrading his car. When asked about his ideal vacation, Bilal mentioned a relaxing holiday in the depths of the serene Turkish villages.
Bilal is a proactive, strong and considerate leader which are characteristics he shows in all aspects of his life. He dreams of, one day, traveling to help the unfortunate. He is also dreams of returning to Makkah for a pilgrimage.
Next on the hotseat! The one and only Cheynne Newman. Cheynne started with us March last year and has been making waves for us ever since. With certificates in Kaspersky, Barracuda, Watchguard, Microsoft 365, Veeam
And VMWare he is no underdog in the IT World.
When he’s not taking over the world of Information Technology, this handsome chap goes around pursuing his passion for photography.
Most people don’t know that his ambidextrous and when we asked him about his bucket list, he says to go to Egypt one day and have license to be a pilot.
His favorite quote of all time?
I think the words you are looking for are…Space Ranger.
Ashwin loves to develop and learn new IT skills, and loves even more to assist people with their technological issues! He believes in what he does, as is evident in his work.
Fun fact about Ashwin? He HATES flying… but loves airports! He also loves cycling when he’s not in the office.
Ashwin dreams of visiting the pyramids of Egypt and exploring its mysterious chambers. There may be a discovery awaiting for him there!
Ashwin favourite quote ? “It’s always impossible until it’s done.” Nelson Mandela
Our ICTechnology team would not be complete without Amin Vahdani.
Amin has been with the ICTech family since 2016 and is our network engineer. He holds a diploma in Telecom and is a Bachelor of Commerce graduate. He is also a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate.
When not at work, Amin loves spending time with his family. Together, they enjoy traveling or watching movies. Their favourite trips are visiting Canada during the summer.
Amin dreams of running his own airline one day. He also hopes to be given a chance to help his hometown in a meaningful way.
Amin is a positive thinker, and this can be seen in his hard work and can-do work ethic! He believes that, “everything that happens, happens for a good reason.”
Meet our ethical hacker, Alexis John Lingad, aka Tech Detective!
Alexis is the youngest addition to the ICTech team. He rivals the experiences of someone who has been in the ethical hacking field for years and is a Certified Cyber Security Analyst, eLearnSecurity Junior Penetration Tester and eLearnSecurity Mobile App Penetration Tester.
Alexis started his own cyber security company, Cryptors, at age of 18 and became the Startup of the Year in VIA Summit 2019 at age of 23. He has also published a hacker book called Cyber Defender at age of 19 and invented the first mobile app in the world to track hackers within a WiFi. This work gave him local and international recognition https://alexislingad.org
Alexis also became one of the representatives of the Department of Trade and Industry to represent the Philippines in an international innovation conference held in Taiwan last 2019 and was held as the 2015 and 2017 Philippine Hacker Games Champion.
When he is not out helping people stay safe from cybercriminals or raising awareness about cyber security, Alexis would be reading books or hacking machines on the HackTheBox platform. He also dreams of one day travelling the world with his girlfriend.
An inquisitive mind, Alexis stands by his mantra;
If you have a dream, no matter how impossible it may seem, by putting in a lot of effort, time and focus, you can achieve it.
Mahmoud has become an essential part of the ICTechnology team. He loves to keep the air lighter during challenging times at work and is strives to keep the team happy and cheerful.
With an ambition to become a psychologist, Mahmoud is currently balancing his work, family, friend and study life.
Mahmoud hopes to travel and has his eyes set on the European scene, with a dream to travel to Europe by road, starting from Norway to Russia and ending in Turkey someday.
Like many across the world, Mahmoud is a huge Pokémon and Marvel fan. He aims to be a part of some kind of Pokémon development one day and one of his favourite all time quotes is the Spiderman’s tear jerk final scene – “Mr.Stark, I don’t feel so good!”
Muhammad Asim joined the ICTechnology Team in 2020. Since his induction, Asim has proved to be a great asset to the company. His phenomenal leadership qualities, tremendous experience in the field, and positive can-do attitude make him a vital team member. He has a long list of certifications that include Barracuda, Connectwise, VMware, and Palo Alto.
Muhammad Asim is a devoted family man and loves to spend his free time with his four kids and wife. He plans to travel to the northern areas of Pakistan, his favorite spot for vacations, and the homeland of his parents and heritage.
Better known to the team as Asim, he always looks for ways to better himself, and is often reading books on personal development and entrepreneurship.
Asim favourite quote encompasses his passion for betterment, by Tony Robbins: “Knowledge is not power. Knowledge is only potential power. Action is power.”