Prof. Abderrazak Henni is an IT professional numbered among the pioneers of digital revolution in Algeria and believes that digital transformation is an important pillar of socio-economic development. Prior to his current role, he served as Director General of Modernization, Documentation and Archives at the Ministry of the Interior, Local Communities and Spatial Planning from 2014 to January 2020. He began his career in 1980 as a lecturer at INI where he was eventually appointed CEO in 1992. In 2003, he became Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training and Director of the Research Laboratory. In 2004, he was appointed Director General of Justice Modernization, and in 2011 he became General Secretary of the Ministry of industry, SMEs and Promotion of investment. Prof. HENNI has an Engineering Degree from CERI (now ESI) in Computer Systems and a PhD in Computer Systems from Pierre et Marie- Curie University (PARIS VI), France.