From below the ground to beyond the atmosphere, Bayanat’s surveying technology, based on over 40 years of experience, collects premium trusted data and feeds it to advanced artificial intelligence algorithms. This is geospatial intelligence – we call it gIQ.
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Geospatial intelligence is the fusion of Bayanat's geospatial expertise with G42's artificial intelligence capabilities – and it’s powering the company into the future. Bayanat is demonstrating firsthand how geospatial and AI technologies can play a key role in addressing fundamental environmental challenges.
Bayant offers its clients a full suite of geospatial AI products and services, such as maps, surveys, data products, analytics, and AI.
Maps and Surveys
Capturing Earth imagery from SAR, optical up to non-imagery via unparalleled access to satellite constellations, or its own HAPS systems.
Data as a Service (DaaS)
From Smart Maps and 3D Maps to Digital Twins to enable navigation, indoor and spatial data management withunprecedented level of detail.
Data Analytics and AI
Bayanat’s multi-intelligence platform provides access to exclusive data, automation, advanced analytics, and data fusion and delivers best-in-class decision making capabilities.
Meet Our Team
Hasan Al Hosani
Dr. Fan Zhu
Abdulla Al Shamsi
Hasan Al Hosani
Hasan Al Hosani is a technology and business leader with over 20 years of experience.
As the CEO of Bayanat, Hasan spearheads the development of the Company’s expansion into the Geospatial AI domain. In keeping with Bayanat’s ambitious business
strategy, he oversees product and service portfolio performance whilst unlocking compelling opportunities in high-growth attractive markets.
Prior to joining Bayanat, Hasan was a key contributor to G42’s strategic growth, working with the merger and acquisition team, where he played an instrumental role in the Company’s transition from EDIC to G42.
In 2016, Hasan co-founded SECUIRA, delivering cutting-edge technology solutions to both the public and the private sectors, and marketing and consulting services to international firms looking to enter the UAE market for Smart Cities, AI, and Big Data.
Four years later, SECURIA had achieved a clear market leadership position, becoming one of the most respected and sought-after security consultation firms in the GCC region.
Previously, Hasan was a founding member of the Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Control Center (ADMCC), a national security firm providing management and regulation of the UAE’s monitoring and control systems, and critical analysis of data. During his tenure
with ADMCC, he served as a Member of the MCC Executive Committee, and Head of the MCC Standards and Practices Committee.
Hasan also served in various leadership positions with Advanced Integrated Systems (AIS/ATS), where he oversaw the successful deployment of Abu Dhabi’s multi-billion
dirham Smart City Solution. Hasan holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration, and Bachelor of Science in Electrical / Electronic Engineering, and is currently working
towards his PhD.
Dr. Fan Zhu
Dr. Fan Zhu joined Bayanat as CTO in June 2020, following his tenure as Director
and a Lead Scientist at the Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence (IIAI) of
G42. In his current role, Dr. Fan plays a pivotal role in outlining the technological
vision of Bayanat, as well as optimizing the production workflow, and augmenting the
product portfolio with state-of-the-art AI technology.
Dr. Fan’s responsibilities include the development and dissemination of technologies that contribute to the revenue growth, as well as implementing products and services in response to specific client requirements. He leads Bayanat’s momentum in AI, cloud solutions, digital transformation, is deeply involved in Bayanat’s strategy development,
operations, and the overall execution of the Company’s strategic partnerships.
Prior to joining Bayanat, Dr. Fan was a founding member of the Inception Institute
of Artificial Intelligence (IIAI), where he led the R&D team building AI products and
solutions across a broad range of areas, including geographic information, public
safety, climate & environment, and healthcare, among others.
Several representative products incubated within his team include Geogenius AI
platform, GoMap navigation map and Digital Twin platform. Dr. Fan also served as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the esteemed New York University Abu Dhabi.
Abdulla Al Shamsi
Abdulla Al Shamsi brings more than 20 years of leadership experience to the role of COO at Bayanat. He is tasked with increasing Bayanat’s share in the rapidly growing
Geospatial and Artificial Intelligence markets, whilst maintaining a lean and efficient
Highly adept at enacting effective operational and financial procedures, Abdulla has extensive experience with some of the UAE’s most prominent governmental entities in the Oil and Gas, Design and Construction, and Project Management domains.
Prior to joining Bayanat in 2022, Abdulla spent 5 years in Executive level positions at Abu Dhabi General Services PJSC (Musanada), where he oversaw the pre and post award process for projects worth over AED 10 billion on an annual basis. Upon joining the company in 2017, he was tasked with a major overhaul of the Procurement Division, with a goal to improve efficiencies, and reduce liabilities and costs.
Through the adaptation of best international practices, and streamlining automated processes, Abdulla achieved an average saving of more than AED 0.5 Billion annually on direct and indirect costs. During his tenure at Musanada, he also served as a member of the Company’s Executive Committee as well as the Human Resource Committee.
A senior Finance and Transformation professional, Renyl brings 20 years of global experience to the role of CFO at Bayanat. Renyl has extensive experience in Strategy, Finance, Corporate Governance, Corporate Restructuring, M&A and post-merger
integration programs, and was responsible for the integration of acquired businesses
in Fortune 500 category and the integration of a portfolio of USD 5 Billion in assets.
At Bayanat, he leads the Company’s financial operations and strategy, and manages the financial performance of the company.
Prior to joining Bayanat, Renyl held the role of VP-Group Finance at G42 responsible
for Finance and Procurement. During his tenure, Renyl led a number of strategic
initiatives and acquisitions while supporting the business grow its top line and margins
in significant multiples on an annual basis.
Previously, Renyl held the role of Senior VP – Finance and Transformation for Jet
Airways where he was responsible for Business Transformation, Financial Planning and Reporting, Financial Control, Aircraft Acquisition and Leasing, Procurement, Property & Facilities and Business development (M&A) which included developing and
executing strategies for further equity investment and turnaround of the company.