Walid Ayoub

Walid Ayoub

Chief Information & Technology Officer (CITO)

Walid Ayoub, Human Rights Watch’s Global Chief Information Officer, is tasked with overseeing the organization’s use of Information Technology. He is also responsible for devising an IT strategy that ensures all the necessary systems are in place to meet the demands set by our field and office based work. Walid has a solid IT background, and with over 20 years of Human Rights Watch experience, is in a perfect position to forecast change within the organization. It is his vision that has helped the IT department continuously stay at the forefront of technology and deliver maximum value to the organization. Walid’s leadership and analytical acumen ensures the organization is in good stead to evolve and stay ahead of the curve when it comes to digital communication and security.