Abdulla Ali Al Madani is the CEO of Corporate Technology Support Services Sector (CTSS) that is in charge of providing effective support for all RTA’s agencies and sectors to ensure adequate working environment through utilization of state-of-the-art technologies, which involve reducing operational costs, augmenting work efficiency, planning and implementing information technology systems.
Al Madani has an intensive practical experience for more than 24 years in senior management and is currently responsible for running five critical support departments serving six of RTA’s sectors/agencies. CTSS comprises of Information Technology Department, Technology Strategy & Governance Department, Smart Services Department, and Automated Collection Systems Department.
Al Madani holds a B.Sc. in “Management Information Systems” from the University of Colorado, Denver, USA in 1991, and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Programme for Leadership Development (2005).
Based on HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum order in 2005, Al Madani joined RTA since inception, where he lead the IT Department and took the onus of planning and developing RTA’s sophisticated infrastructure network. In May 2006, HH Sheikh Mohammed appointed him as a CEO of Corporate Support Services Sector at RTA.
Al Madani headed scores of teams & committees that fall directly or indirectly within the realms of his authorities. To name some within RTA: Smart City, IT Governance, Enterprise Command and Control Center, Annual Budgeting, Staff Grievances, Dubai Taxi Development, Customer Satisfaction, .. etc.
At Dubai level, he was the Chairperson of Dubai Open Data committee (Based on the resolution, issued by Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council). Major deliverable includes: Dubai Data Strategy, Dubai Data Law, Dubai Data Roadmap, EC3 and Union Museum Moreover, he is a member of Board of the Dubai Smart City Office, and a former member of the Smart Dubai Executive Committee.
Abdulla Al Madani is a member of RTA Board of Executive Directors.