- Reinforces firm’s dedication to driving a digital-first, customer-centric strategy throughout all operations
- Will ship a world-class digital and know-how infrastructure to speed up the expansion of the corporate’s omnichannel ecosystem, underpinned by the launch of the Cenomi.com market in 2023
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Cenomi, Saudi Arabia’s largest vertically built-in retail and life-style ecosystem, has appointed three new Chief Know-how and Data Officers (CTIOs) devoted to the implementation of world-class digital know-how infrastructure. The appointment of three new CTIOs at Cenomi Group, Cenomi Facilities and Cenomi Retail, additional emphasizes the corporate’s dedication to adopting best-in-class know-how to ship subsequent era omnichannel retail and life-style experiences.
Binoo Joseph joins as CTIO of Cenomi Group, Lijo Kankapadan as CTIO, Cenomi Facilities, with Sunil Nair taking up the function of CTIO for Cenomi Retail. The appointments additional bolster the corporate’s continued drive to allow a brand new period of retail, buying and leisure for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, supported by sturdy, progressive digital and know-how infrastructure.
The corporate has bold plans to develop and implement a world-class omnichannel presence in Saudi Arabia. The creation of those new roles is additional testomony to the tempo at which the corporate goals to launch its customer-centric technique, redefining the retail and life-style panorama for customers throughout the nation. On the coronary heart of this lies the upcoming launch of the Cenomi ecommerce market. The 100-strong group behind Cenomi.com is predicted to double this 12 months, serving to ship a completely new on-line buying expertise for Saudi customers, with entry to a number of the world’s most-loved manufacturers, providing in-country success and supply companies.
“A core pillar of success for our group is the energy and scale of our digital infrastructure and urge for food to allow transformation via a digital-first enterprise technique,” stated Mohamad Mourad, CEO and Managing Director, Cenomi Group.
Mourad’s personal profession is steeped in know-how, having spent a big a part of his profession in know-how corporations, together with in Silicon Valley. “It has at all times been clear for me that funding in world-class digital infrastructure and know-how is a non-negotiable, integral space of focus for Cenomi,” he provides. “It’ll underpin our journey in 2023 and past. Not solely via the launch of Cenomi.com, but in addition by offering next-level customer support and expertise via a seamless digitized shopper journey. I stay up for working carefully with Binoo, Lijo and Sunil to drive this integral a part of our enterprise technique.”
Binoo joins Cenomi Group with greater than 20 years of multi-national expertise as an distinctive know-how, product and engineering chief. He has led groups and tasks throughout India, the UK, the US, Europe, China, Singapore and the Center East. Working with a number of the world’s largest and most distinguished retail, hospitality and know-how corporations, together with Tesco, Wipro and Damac Properties, and most lately as CTIO of Emaar Group.
Lijo, becoming a member of Cenomi Facilities, has been remodeling organizations via digital innovation for greater than 25 years. He brings sturdy experience in creating new capabilities, enhancing buyer expertise and creating high-performance groups to ship holistic digital journeys, most lately as Know-how Chief – Enterprise Verticals (Malls, Hospitality & Leisure) with Emaar Group.
Sunil brings shut to 3 many years of expertise to his function with Cenomi Retail. As a world digital and know-how transformation strategist, Sunil has held various strategic and operational management roles with multinational organizations. He has experience throughout retail, shopper, healthcare, manufacturing and omni channel/ecommerce. He joins Cenomi Retail from his place as Group Chief Data Workplace with GMG, the main world well-being retailer and distributor.
Cenomi is a the biggest vertically built-in life-style and retail group in Saudi Arabia. It curates one of the best from throughout the worldwide world of style, magnificence, know-how, eating and leisure to create immersive life-style experiences for the dominion.
Bringing collectively the biggest malls and retail facilities portfolio within the kingdom, along with its Retail franchising enterprise, in addition to a devoted Rewards program and rising ecommerce platform, Cenomi provides a brand new period of life-style locations each on and offline.
About Cenomi Facilities
Cenomi Facilities is the main proprietor, operator and developer of up to date life-style centres in Saudi Arabia. Based in 2002 as Arabian Centres, the corporate offers clients with an entire vary of high-quality life-style centres as much as worldwide requirements, positioned in probably the most enticing areas of the nation to fulfill all buying wants and market necessities.
Cenomi Facilities presently owns, operates and manages 21 industrial centres and complexes, with greater than 4,300 shops, positioned strategically all through 10 cities within the Kingdom. With a complete GLA of almost 1.3 million sq. meters, the corporate’s malls present Saudi buyers with their most popular level of entry to the total vary of worldwide, regional and native retail manufacturers.
About Cenomi Retail
Cenomi Retail, shaped as Fawaz A. Alhokair & Co in 1990 by Fawaz, Salman and Abdulmajeed Alhokair. The corporate has since turn into the main franchise retailer within the KSA and the one listed enterprise of its sort within the Center East. For the reason that opening of its first retailer in 1991, Cenomi Retail has grown significantly and now trades in circa 1,684 shops throughout 100 buying malls in 11 nations, with a retail platform working on a complete GLA of greater than 470,000m2. All of that is managed by a workforce numbering greater than 10,500. Cenomi Retail presently represents round 85 manufacturers, spanning womenswear, menswear, youngsters and child, department shops, footwear and equipment, cosmetics along with working a sequence of eating places and occasional retailers.