Have been part of three major start-up Mobile/Fixed/ICT operators (Orange/Egypt, Mobily/KSA, and du/UAE). Held key leadership positions and currently VP of Technology Planning at EITC (du); leading the company transformation to converged cloud infrastructure for network, IT and ICT solutions. Expert in mobile and fixed networks (2G/3G/4G/5G/WiFi) and cutting-edge ICT infrastructure including evolution strategy, roadmap, evaluation, and introduction of new technologies. Managed end-to-end delivery of several large-scale and mega Network, ICT and transformation programs with more than $2B budgets including network start-up, network/infrastructure expansion, cloudification/virtualization, and swap-out projects. Sound experience in digital transformation including IoT/M2M platforms and verticals, smart city, data analytics and innovative ICT solutions.
8 December10X StageDr Christopher H Cooper (Lenovo, Middle East & Africa)Azhar Sayeed (Red Hat)Ayman Elnasher (Du)Claude Schück (Veeam Software)Smart Cities & 5G