Iken is a leading I4.0 Digital Transformation & Digital security integrator with exclusive skills set in information/operation security professional services, I4.0 solutions deployment, and digital Transformation capacity building. We work with organizations to securely unlock the real-time value that emerging technologies & I4.0 can bring for their business. Our personalized services have helped private and governmental organizations to increase revenue/returns, save time, and enhance competitiveness. At the same time, we provide the consulting, implementation, and maintenance needed to drive digital transformation at every touchpoint.
Industry 4.0 combined with necessary digital security would bring disruptive growth and sustainability to many industries and utilities, where resulted from analytics and artificial intelligence would play a major role in helping smarter capacity management, predictive maintenance, production planning, and control, personalized user experience, integrated lean supply chain, improved quality and certainly achieving better competitiveness and return on investment.
IKEN brings secured and real digital acceleration value to industries and to utility management. We bring our Consultants’ expertise in identifying Industry 4.0 technologies required to securely deliver the data and insights required to empower modern competitive and agile management.
We help our customers become leaner, more sustainable, and more profitable across engineering and operations, assets utilization, production, and supply chain performance through then necessary secured digital inclusion.
IKEN is keen to partner with customers through their digital inclusion journey to achieve those objectives. In our path to achieve such a partnership and to be able to produce such value, we align our strategy to blend the viable emerging technologies with focused and clear business performance drivers.
“To become Middle-East & Africa leading integrator delivering resilient & secure Industry 4.0 Digital Transformation Value.”
“Optimizing the ROI of our customers through leading resilient & secure Industry 4.0 Digital Transformation with highest quality personalized service.”
Our Core Values
What do we Aspire
Enabling our customers to successfully overcome their pressing challenges of improving overall cost structures and response to customers’ demands by building best decision support system based on acquired information and live/historical data from different production/operation/ distribution/eco systems using existing & viable emerging technologies & artificial intelligence in a very personalized approach to match each customer’s needs & priorities.
Iken leadership is formed of high-profile industry experts & high-level business leaders combining their expertise & industry insights to work closely with customers and partners to formulate the optimal offering for value creation & delivery. Our leadership is highly committed to quality, design thinking, and customer value. With their respective network of resources, they are able to create unique value and move it forward from supplier to customer.
Iken relies on strategic partnerships with vendors (Ex: GE Digital, Siemens, Dassault, CISCO, Paol0Alto, Forcepoint…), distributors (Ex: MCS, Mantrac, Starlink), & value partners (Ex: White Corp in Six Sigma and lean manufacturing).
Iken provides unique synergy & value with its strong baseline in digital infrastructure, data center, and business solutions through its sister company and shareholder ACT.
The group has more than 30+ years of expertise in digital transformation, strong financial capabilities, and over 500 dedicated specialized professionals expanding Iken’s capacity to deliver mega-sized projects. Iken builds on that with its highly professional project management, special value preposition in Industry 4.0 Digital Transformation, strong expertise in Digital Security, and related capacity building capabilities.
Meet Our Team
Marwan El Messiry
My mission is to cultivate my experience and knowledge to create, capture, and deliver value represented in the positive change realized in my client's business models and my students’ decision making. Marwan was graduated from the American University in Cairo MBA Program with honors in dual major (Makreting and Operations Management). He has more than 20 years experience in Management, Strategic Management, Marketing, Business Modeling, Human resources, Training, and Strategy Formulation. He is also a lecturer in the MBA program of Eslsca School of Business and the Arab Academy for Science and Technology. Marwan is also a long term corporate trainer in many local and international corporations such as: Microsoft, Unilever, MSC, and many others.
Digital Security Division Head
Highly organized computer technology and Cyber Security professional with exceptional attention to detail and critical thinking skills. high-touch communication and presentation skills and a demonstrated record of managing third-party security services. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, 15 years+ experience working in Technology and Cyber Security field. Mahmoud is also an expert in the field of operational technology security with a focus on securing industry 4.0 digital transformation. He is also professional in alginig digital security solutions with business needs and requirements along with the capability of developing business inclusive digital security policy.
Senior Projects Manager
Ayman is a Senior Executive in the field of Information Technology, who has operated internationally in both multinational and national companies, received his M.Sc. & B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University. As well as, a graduate from the Harvard Business School, Senior Executive Program, Boston, USA. He is an active member of the Chamber of Information Technology and Communication (CIT). He used to be a board member of the Egyptian Information Technology, Electronics & Software Alliance (EITESAL), and a member of the advisory committee of the Future Generation Foundation (FGF).
Zinab El Kholy
Business Support Manager
Zainab is a wellrounded human resources, administration and perations professional with over 16 years of hands-on experience in leadership and management positions, 13 years of it in the IT sector.
Graduated from Cairo University with a bachelor of mathematics & insurance. She acquired several certificates in the field of management, human capital, and customer service.
Mohamed finnacial expert with more than 25 years experience in financial and acocunting management with focus on IT sector. He has local and international experience with business result orientation. He got his Accounting bechelor degree and his Masters in financial analysis from Ain Shams university. Mohamed is known for his mastery of Managerial Accounting, Policy Analysis, Financial Analysis for Public Administration.
Eng. Hossam El Gamal
He is CEO of iKen, a company working in digital Transformation & industry 4.0 projects, representing a group with more than 600 hundreds specialized employees and hundreds of references, with over more than 30 years of market experience. Read More
Eng. Hany Mahmoud
Head of Strategic Committee
After completing his tenure as Minister of Administrative Development in March 2014, Mr. Hani Mahmoud established and chaired Dar Al-Dar Al-Dar for Institutional Development and Smart Insurance Brokerage, which he chairs. Read More