Fatema Al Ameen
Security Specialist, Bahrain Petroleum Co
Eng. Fatema Al Ameen joined Bahrain polytechnic as a student and was quick to capture the admiration of her academic supervisors for her interest in cyber security and networking, after which she received a scholarship to study.
She has a BA in Information Technology and Systems Engineering from Australia where she studied core cybersecurity subjects but officially majored in IT.
After graduation, Eng. Fatema was appointed as a security specialist at the National Bank of Bahrain and later joined BAPCO to carry out compliance, regulations, front-end security.
She has so far had 6 years of experience designing and developing secure systems architecture.
She is a member of the Women in Cyber Security Middle East Group (WiCSME) and a fellow of the UK-Gulf Women In Cyber Security Fellowship Programme.