Mawdud is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Meedah Group Limited, a boutique technology and blockchain advisory firm.
Earlier in his career, Mawdud was Chief Information Officer (CIO) for State General Reserve Fund, the largest and most prestigious sovereign wealth fund in Oman; CIO for Universal System Technologies, a leading IT & Consulting Firm in Brunei Darussalam; and had numerous senior business and technology roles at HSBC in the UK.
Meedah Group has allowed Mawdud to express his entrepreneurial instincts with his technical expertise by working in partnership with a number of business advisory, consulting, investment groups, venture capital firms, and angel investors concentrating mainly on technology consulting in multiple industries and functions including banking & financial services, metals & mining, hospitality, aviation, telcos, venture capital, crowd funding, startups, energy, commodities, trading, wealth management and blockchain.
Mawdud has accreditation from prominent global professional bodies: ✓ Fellow (FCMI) of the Chartered Management Institute (2012 - 2018). ✓ Chartered Fellow (FBCS CITP) of the British Computer Society (2011 - 2018). ✓ Fellow (FInstLM) of the Institute of Leadership & Management (2014 - 2018). ✓ Fellow (FIoD) of the Institute of Directors (2014 - 2018).
Mawdud is an active and avid blogger of all things related to business, venture capital and technology. His WordPress site called "Exectech" was launched in March 2011, and has over 900 posts and more than 5,500 followers (as of February 2018).