Salam Al Waeli, Director of Programs
Salam Al Waeli was born in Iraq. After graduating from the department of Computers and Software Engineering, University of Technology in Baghdad, in July 2002, Salam joined the compulsory military service in Iraq. During his service in the military, Salam worked as a Microsoft Office trainer teaching military officers about MS software programs in the Computers Military School of Baghdad. Following the toppling of Saddam’s regime, Salam worked with the US Marine Corps as a database manager and translator. In 2003, he also joined Mercy Corps Iraq and successfully served the expansion of the organization from various positions, especially through the position of the National ICT Coordinator from 2005 onwards. In July 2008, Salam joined IJMA3 as a Project Manager for the program in Syria. Salam is currently works as IJMA3 Director of ICT for Development Programs.