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Zulkifli Ghairi

Zulkifli Ghairi
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Chief Executive Officer, Cognitive Consulting Sdn Bhd

Zulkifli Ghairi is the co-founder and CEO of Cognitive Consulting Sdn. Bhd., a leading Malaysian enterprise automation solution provider. Zulkifli started Cognitive Consulting in 2017 with the goal of helping enterprises to improve efficiency by embracing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and AI technologies.

His professional career and vast experience encompass areas of Enterprise Resource Planning, IT Management, Project Management and Operational Support Systems/Business Support Systems. His expertise also covers Business Process Improvement, Sales Management, Account Management, IT Consulting including Strategic IT Planning, Project Management and Systems Development across multiple industries such as Telecommunications, Government, Financial Services, Construction, Oil & Gas and Utility.

Prior to joining Cognitive, Zulkifli was the Head of Public Sector and Key Accounts at SAP Malaysia. Zulkifli managed a team of Account Managers and Solution Specialists. He led the engagement with key partners and developed new strategic partnership with the largest telco operator. He was responsible for driving the revenue growth by leveraging on new technologies such as S/4Hana, SAP Cloud Platform, Ariba, Success Factor, Concur and Leonardo.

Zulkifli also spent more than 5 years in Oracle and held a few key roles including Head of Public Sector business in Oracle Technology, Sales Director of Primavera and Oracle Communications and was instrumental in securing large deals in the Telecommunications space. He was also the Country Manager of CA Malaysia.

57 years old, Malaysian

Academic / Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, University of Minnesota, USA.