Mr. Armin Kech

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Mr. Armin Kech

Head of Data Governance
Middle East Broadcasting Center, UAE


Armin Kech is a senior executive with 15+ years’ corporate experience in leading and operationalizing Data Management and Data Governance programs in Financial Services (Insurance), Information Technology and Media industries across the Middle East and Europe. He holds a Diploma degree in Business Informatics from Reutlingen University in Germany.

At MBC Group, he is implementing the Data Governance strategy to support the digital transformation journey of MBC Group. Armin has designed a Data Governance framework to ensure data in MBC Group is controlled and managed to enable the Groups goal of becoming a data driven company. In addition, he is managing the Groups effort of becoming compliant to GDPR and other emerging Data Protection regulations in the MENA region.

Before joining MBC Group, Armin was working for Zurich Insurance and Microsoft in Switzerland. During the weekend, he likes to play tennis, explore the region and spending time with his family