Ahmad Gohar is a Sr. Software Architect, People Manager, Microservices – Java & Web Development Services Area Lead at IBM. He has been building and leading developer solutions/communities for 13+ years at several companies. Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Java/Web/Blockchain technologies. Furthermore, Gohar is a Java Community Process (JCP) Member. Gohar has deep expertise in leading cross-functional teams to develop and execute strategy. He has long been a frequent speaker at universities, JUGs, events, and conferences worldwide.
Moreover, Gohar holds M.SC in Software Engineering from Egypt, also MIBA in Global Business Management from ESLSCA France. He is IBM Certified Expert IT Specialist, OpenGroup Master IT Specialist, OpenGroup TOGAF 9.1 L2 Certified. Also, he is certified as OCEJPA, OCPWCD, OCPJP, OCPSQL/PL, OCASQL/PL, MCP. Gohar Won 2014/2016 Duke’s Choice Awards, GBS Excellence Award 2017, and Manager Choice Award 2017/2018/2019. Furthermore, Gohar is an Egyptian Java user group EG-JUG member.
His career has taken him to different companies such as eFinance, United Nations, ResalaSoft, Hyundai Construction, and Misr Consultant.