Master of Science in Computer Science Engineering, Ecole Superieur d'Informatic, Electronic, Automatique, Paris, 1982.
Project manager Institute of Transportation Studies, Reston, Virginia, 1990—1994. Owner, manager American Mathematical Society, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1994—2000. Planning engineer Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, since 2000.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (associate).
Married Ferial Abdul Abdul Samad. Children: Majed Jamal, Sami Josef.