Najat is responsible for the growth of the Azure Solution Business in Germany across the full Data & AI and App & Infra portfolio. In that role, she is responsible for overall go-to-market, strategic planning, shaping growth initiatives, and supporting customers and partners to achieve success with Microsoft Azure platform and solutions. Najat is passionate about the positive impact that Cloud solutions and in particular Data, Analytics and AI can have on businesses and their digital transformation journeys while being a strong advocate of the responsible use of technology. Najat joined Microsoft in 2015 after an extensive career of over 20 years in the Technology and Cloud sector. She worked with numerous Businesses to transform and reimagine their critical business processes to create highly viable solutions. Outside of work, she advises and participates in entrepreneurial and women tech meetups and is a regular speaker at different Data & AI events. She is a committed advocate of democratizing Technology to inspire the next generation of talents.
Najat serves as a Member of the German Leadership Team, Leader of Women in Tech and Member of the Global Cloud Leadership Team. Najat lives with her family in Cologne, Germany. Whenever she is not spending time traveling, she is an enthusiastic gymnastic coach and enjoys every minute of quality time with her family.