Muthla Al-Sayer

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Muthla is Chief Executive Officer of TagStone, a Dubai based technology company servicing clients in oil & gas, logistics, and telecommunications industries throughout the Middle East. As CEO, Muthla has shaped the overall vision and strategy, grown TagStone’s customer base, extended its product offerings, and promoted a more open and collaborative corporate culture.

Prior to TagStone, Muthla was a Management consultant at Bridgewater Associates, the worlds largest hedge fund. Muthla managed a team that worked with Bridgewater’s executive management, including the CEO, to develop and roll out a suite of proprietary mobile applications designed to systematize the day to day operations of the firm.

Prior to Bridgewater Associates, Muthla was the Chief Technology Officer at Baroue, a Kuwait based children’s retailer and division of MS Retail. As a startup, Muthla developed and implemented Baroue’s technology strategy and platforms that are currently in place today. This included the implementation of Oracle financial, human resources, retail suite of applications, and RFID for smart dressing rooms and children monitoring within Baroue stores. At the time Baroue was the Middle East’s first and only RFID retail solution.

Muthla started her career at Goldman Sachs, an Investment Bank in New York City, performing several information systems roles including corporate services project lead, software developer, and infrastructure engineer.

Muthla graduated with honors from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York, USA. She received a Bachelor of Science in computer systems engineering.

Muthla’s passions include serving as mentor to young arab entrepreneurs through the Kuwait based technology accelerator program, Sirdab Lab and participating on the advisory board for MS Holdings. She is a mother of two boys and is a keen Bikram yoga student.