Our Mission & Vision
"To become the leading Web3 Transformation Agents in the Kingdom and build the new “GenTech” culture by 2030.”
"To expedite adoption of Web3 Technologies in Saudi Arabia and the Region, by building Strategies and implementing Proof of Concepts for leading organizations.”
Featured on Arab News
XGUARD was the first in the Kingdom to organize interactive events in aims of growing our Web3 community.
In 2022, XGUARD has organized 3 Events in the Kingdom, to increase awareness and expedite adoption of WEB3 in KSA.
XGUARD was featured on ARAB NEWS twice as the emerging company educating and supporting local businesses and onboarding the creative community onto Web3 technologies.
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Stategy & Advisory Services
Corporate Strategy & Design
Business & Tech Workshops
About The Founder
Omar Z. Aridi
Founder & CEO at XGUARD DAO | Digital Transformation Architect | Blockchain & Metaverse Strategist
Omar is the founder and CEO of XGUARD, a strategy firm guiding organizations to adopt disruptive technologies into their businesses, with focus on enabling corporate's Digital Transformation.
Omar’s 10+ years’ experience in Strategy and Management Consulting included developing organization strategies and governance (greenfield and brownfield), building a digital portfolio, locking strategic partnerships, tailor-designing commercial models, training and mentoring over +200 C-suites and staff on lean methodologies, change management, and process improvement.
Omar was the Head of Innovation and Digital Solutions at a Multinational MedTech Firm. His key responsibilities were focused on building the Health-Tech portfolio, and developing Go-to Market strategies in over 10+ countries, across Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (CEMA), in both public and private sectors.
Previously he was functioning as an Operations Consultant (Lean Process Expert) on the Riyadh Metro Project; the 85 station network which is now considered the world's longest metro with a contract value of $22 Billion, spreading across a span of 109 miles.
Omar is also a speaker, writer, art collector, innovator, and a jiujitsu athlete.