Abdel Malik El Yahiaoui

Head Of Engineering at World Economic Forum

Abdel Malik El YAHIAOUI has a strong background in information technology and engineering. Abdel Malik started their career at Soft Control in 1998, where they developed applications for sporting events and participated in official timing teams. Abdel Malik also played a role in the design and maintenance of the company's website.

In 2000, Abdel Malik joined X-Media as a developer. Abdel Malik worked there for a year before moving on to Marvel Communications SA in 2001, where they took on the position of Technical Director. At Marvel Communications, they led the redesign of the National Olympic Committees extranet project and utilized ASP.NET technologies.

In 2007, Abdel Malik joined the World Economic Forum as a Senior Information Technology Manager. Abdel Malik was responsible for gathering user requirements and writing specifications for external web properties. Abdel Malik also played a key role in the vendor selection and the development of the organization's main public website.

During their time at the World Economic Forum, Abdel Malik was promoted to the position of Head of Engineering in 2012. In this role, they oversaw the management of web and Salesforce development teams, as well as quality assurance and web analytics teams. Abdel Malik implemented collaboration methodologies and ensured the adherence to Agile principles, resulting in bi-weekly releases and improved flexibility in delivering new functionalities.

Overall, Abdel Malik El YAHIAOUI has a diverse work experience, with a focus on engineering, web development, and project management.

Abdel Malik El Yahiaoui completed their education at the Université Pierre Mendès-France (Grenoble II) from 1996 to 1998, where they obtained an Associate's degree in Computer Software Engineering. In addition to their formal education, they have also achieved the certification of Microsoft certified professional. No further information is available regarding the institution, year, or month of obtaining this certification.



  • Head Of Engineering

    July, 2012 - present

  • Senior Information Technology Manager

    January, 2007