Amer Awadh Salim Al-Rawas, has been CEO of Tasneea Oil and Technology since 2014. In 2009-2014 he was Executive Director of Omani Telecommunication Company SAOG, 2004-2009 - Managing Director of Omani Mobile Communications Company Oman Mobile, and in 2002-2004 - Executive Vice President of OMANTEL. In 2012 he was awarded the Special Business Award for the Best Business Leader of Asia. In 2001-2002 he was a Dean of Educational Services at Sultan Qaboos University, and in 1995-1997 he was NASA’s invited researcher in the Laboratory of Software Research. He is also the Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Organization (Beyond Borders) Within Star Business Awards, and Winner of BIZPRO Best Business Leader for the year 2008. He has been awarded a Ph.D degree in Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence by the University of Sussex (UK).