Alaa is an accomplished financial professional with two decades of finance, management and operating experience at a variety of Internet, software, SaaS, hardware and services companies.
Prior to joining SearchForce Alaa ran his own finance consultancy, providing accounting and financial guidance to emerging and high growth companies.
He began his career at Arthur Anderson where he gained significant experience in mergers and acquisitions – ranging from financial compliance of definitive agreements to due diligence. He also spent 10 years at Aptix Corp., where he helped the company grow from a small start-up to a $60 million company that was sold to a major competitor in 2005.
Alaa has a BA in Economics from UCLA.