Pakistani computer scientist honored with Best Of IBM 2019 Award

09:55 PM | 24 May, 2019
Pakistani computer scientist honored with Best Of IBM 2019 Award
LAHORE – Pakistani computer scientist Asma Zaheer has been honoured with IBM’s highest prestigious award, “Best of IBM 2019”.

Big Blue's "senior leaders" were landed on the Indonesian province Bali along with 1,000 "Best of IBM (BOI) Honorees" and their guests during this week.

These honorees have been instrumental in leading IBM's return to growth and positioning as the leader in Artificial Intelligence, Hybrid Cloud, Analytics and Cyber Security.

The Best of IBM 2019 "winners" were selected from all business units and roles. It was meant for those IBMers who further the success of company, clients and the world at large.

Ms Virginia Marie "Ginni" Rometty the current chairman, president, and CEO of IBM presided the event and applauded the efforts of key performers.

Asma completed her undergraduate in Computer Science form University of the Punjab and Masters from National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (FAST) Lahore. She has been working with IBM Pakistan since 2013 and her role is IGNITE & Test Innovation Practice Leader for IBM’s Global Business Services, Client innovation center (CIC).

Asma’s core area of interest are analytics, cloud computing, and cognitive computing systems. This is a moment of pride for the whole nation that tech graduates of the country are really doing well in their respective fields and setting examples for the juniors as well as young graduates.