GBM Qatar is a 100% Qatari company with team of more than 200 highly skilled professionals from 22 different countries. GBM Qatar is highly regarded as the market leader in enterprise IT services and solutions.
Gulf Business Machines Qatar was founded in 1990 as spin-off from IBM, since then GBM Qatar team has grown from 6 people to 200 people, serving Qatar market across all its sectors. Today we have more than 300 customers in the public and private sectors: Government, Oil & Gas, Security & Defense, Banking & Financial Services, Health, Education, Media and Trading.
The Qatar office consists of more than 2000 SQM located in Westbay, Doha most prestigious business district. It is equipped with advanced and modern facilities, a training center and is also home to after sales support and services team providing around the clock support and services to customers 24 x 7 x 365.
GBM Qatar team has a tremendous depth of experience in managing Enterprise and Mission Critical systems. We are a trusted partner for major government organizations and institutions in the public and private sectors.
With over 10 project managers on board and PMO office applying international standards in project and program management, GBM Qatar ensure that projects are delivered on time and on budget. GBM training center delivers education and training to customers on wide range of technologies and systems. Over 40 percent of our employees have engineering degrees and 15 percent are holding Masters degrees or higher education. They are all highly skilled and certified by IBM, Cisco, VMware, Citrix, HP-Aruba, F5 among other major worldwide vendors.
GBM aspires to hire the best people and to continue investing in training them, offering continuous development of their capabilities so they can grow and serve our customers better.
General Manager, GBM Qatar
Our General Manager is Soubhi Chebib, a 30-year-veteran of the IT Industry, with 20 years’ experience in the Gulf region. Soubhi started his career in France in computer system design and development, where he developed high security systems for France’s Atomic Research Center and Atlanta Airport in the US. Soubhi joined IBM in 1982 as a system engineer in enterprise systems and since then has held many positions in sales and management. He holds a B.Sc. in Electronics Engineering and a Masters in Finance.
Soubhi’s leadership and experience is propelling GBM Qatar to new levels of innovation and success. Soubhi's vision is for GBM Qatar to be recognized as the “Best IT Company in Qatar to do business with”.