The new regional head brings experience from Asia, Oceania and Latin America and led the Media division at Ericsson Greater China.
Fadi Pharaon leads the Market Area Middle East & Africa, serving customers in the Middle East and Africa with Ericsson’s innovative technology and services. In his previous role as Head of Networks and Managed Services for Ericsson Europe and Latin America, Pharaon focused on growing the infrastructure and services business across a large geography by providing clear and competitive value to customers. Prior to this, Pharaon served as Head of Presales and Strategy for Ericsson Region South East Asia and Oceania where he focused on driving and enabling sales growth. Pharaon was also President and Country Manager for Ericsson Singapore & Brunei overseeing Ericsson's operations, driving business growth and positioning Ericsson in the local markets. Earlier, Pharaon led the Service Creation & Mobile Media division at Ericsson Greater China. Pharaon holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden and a Master of Business Administration from Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh Business School, Scotland.