As Executive Director of Institutional Relations Salwa Fakhroo is responsible for strengthening institutional ties locally, regionally and internationally. She works with her team to develop representational plans that enhance strategic connections. She and her team are responsible for two very strategic elements of International Liaison and International Partnerships for ictQATAR.
Fakhroo has represented ictQATAR at several conferences and ministerial meetings around the world including the International Telecommunication Union's World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS), World Telecommunication Development Conference '06 (WTDC06) Arabsat Meeting, GCC Ministerial Meeting and Women Forum for Science and Technology. She served as Executive Director of the WTDC 2006 Committee.
A Qatari national, Fakhroo previously worked with Qatar University as part of the Computer Sciences Department. She was delegated by the Minister of Education in 2003 to participate in a project on 'Using Computers as Learning Tools in Primary Schools.' Fakhroo holds a Master’s Degree in Advanced Information Technology from South Bank University, London.