The IT Department is dedicated to providing KIA with the technology services it needs to fulfill its commitment to meet the principal objective of KIA's establishment. The IT Department collaborates with its vendors and service providers in design, development, and maintenance of an effective, flexible, and reliable technology infrastructure that supports KIA's evolving needs.
The IT Department provides KIA's management>with awareness on the impacts, resource utilization, and feasibility of technology implementations. The Department secures KIA data through technological solutions and the utilization of industry best practices. The Department Responds in a thorough and timely manner to employee needs, changing technologies, and the challenges of compliance with local & international law. The Department has annual audits by two of the world's leading external audit firms and the Kuwait State Audit Bureau as well as regular audits by Internal Audit Office that reports directly to the Chairman of the Board of Directors. The Department emphasizes joint project management responsibility between IT and business managers, as well as the use of cross-functional teams.