Fouad Alfarhan

Fouad Alfarhan
Rwaq CEO

Fouad is a Serial Entrepreneur. In the period 2001- 2010, he ran his own IT company (Smartinfo) which focused on web solutions for the Saudi & Gulf market (CMS, DMS, EMS, BPMS). In December 2010, Smartinfo and its solutions were acquired by Quality Horizons ( a Technology Corporate based in Riyadh owned by Taibah Holdings). […]

Fouad is a Serial Entrepreneur. In the period 2001- 2010, he ran his own IT company (Smartinfo) which focused on web solutions for the Saudi & Gulf market (CMS, DMS, EMS, BPMS). In December 2010, Smartinfo and its solutions were acquired by Quality Horizons ( a Technology Corporate based in Riyadh owned by Taibah Holdings). He used provided freelance digital consulting services for Saudi businesses, working with Saudi Newspaper (Al-Sharq) among others to develop their long-term Internet strategy. In 2013, He co-founded Rwaq.org, the first and biggest Arabic MOOC platform with 3m enrolment and 450 courses. Rawaq offers free academic subjects in Arabic in all fields and disciplines, offered by distinguished academics from around the Arab world. Fouad graduated from Eastern Washington University with BS in Marketing in 2000.