Saudi’s Najm, Mobily team up to foster digital transformation efforts

By Amirtha P S, Desk Reporter
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Najm for Insurance Services, Saudi Arabia-based closed unlisted joint-stock company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Etihad Etisalat (Mobily), Saudi Arabia’s leading telecom group, to encourage the adoption of digital solutions across the Kingdom in line with the digital transformation objectives of Saudi Vision 2030.

The MoU between Najm and Mobily was signed during their participation at the LEAP global technology event. Hosted by Saudi Arabia and supported by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, the event serves as a global platform for sharing valuable knowledge and learning from some of the most brilliant experts in cutting-edge technologies that promise to redefine various aspects of living.

Abdullah Al-Khalaf
Abdullah Al-Khalaf
Najm for Insurance Services

“In line with Najm’s strategy BASE, this agreement serves to accelerate our progress on our digital transformation journey, thereby upgrading our digital solutions which now make up 95 percent of our services. Through this partnership, we aim to share knowledge and benefit from the advanced infrastructure of one of the most prominent telecommunications and digital service providers in the Kingdom, ensuring our business continuity for the long-term, enhancing our capabilities in cloud solutions as well as big data management, and boosting our capacity to adopt more automated services, while contributing to achieving full digital integration across sectors in the Kingdom.”

“Mobily plays an instrumental and strategic role in achieving Saudi Arabia’s digital goals, particularly through its commitment to developing B2B services to provide the best possible customer experience. The insurance industry is one of the largest and most comprehensive sectors with a broad range of services. We are pleased to be the digital solutions provider of Najm, one of the main players in the Saudi insurance industry. Through this partnership, we will seek to leverage our advanced network to support Najm in providing a fast, secure, and quality service,” Eng. Mohammad Alrehaili, Senior Vice President, Business Sales at Mobily, remarked.

After launching several digital services such as its WhatsApp service, Najm has considerably extended its reach by activating its digital solutions in various regions around the Kingdom, whilst setting up the next phase of its plan to roll out a number of new services.

Additionally, the company has recently earned the “Tier III Certification of Constructed Facility” from the leading global Uptime Institute, making it the first company of its kind to receive such a certification in Saudi Arabia and the GCC region.

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