Ali Ben Abdallah, Head of International & Wholesale, Tunisie Telecom, Tunisia
Ahmed Abdel-Latif, Group Chief Wholesale Officer, BATELCO, Bahrain
Nisreen Abu Hadba, Customer Experience & Quality Director, Orange Jordan, Jordan
Tareq Abu-Lughod, Co-Founder, Istikana, Jordan
Fares Akkad, Head of Media Partnerships for Facebook and Instagram in Middle East, Africa & Turkey, Facebook, United Arab Emirates
Mohammad Khaled Al Hassan, Acting CIO, Department of Energy Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Jamil Al Koussa, International Business Development, Sales & Procurement, Omantel, Oman
Saleem Alblooshi, Chief Infrastructure Officer, du, United Arab Emirates
Hasnain Ali, Director of Permitting, Pioneer Consulting, United States
Ibrahim Alowais, Chief Commercial Officer, E-Marine PJSC, United Arab Emirates
Ayob Alsanad, Head of Enterprise PMO, Zain, Saudi Arabia
Omar Hasan Alzaabi, Vice President, Products & Capacity Management, Carrier and Wholesale Services, Emirates Telecommunications Corporation – ETISALAT, United Arab Emirates
Ali Amiri, Group Chief Carrier & Wholesale Officer, Etisalat Group
Ali Amiri is Executive Vice President of Etisalat’s Carrier & Wholesale Services (C&WS), responsible for all International and National Wholesale Services. Ali continues to lead the evolution and development of Etisalat’s global service portfolio and network. Etisalat C&WS offers the...
Bocar Ba, CEO, SAMENA Council, United Arab Emirates
Tonje Bakang, Co-Founder & CEO, Afrostream, France
Danny Bates, Chief Commercial Officer & Co-Founder, STARZ PLAY
Danny brings more than 20 years’ experience in the EMEA region’s Satellite Pay TV and Energy sectors. A Co-Founder of STARZ PLAY, Danny oversees the Marketing, Customer Service, Product and Business Development departments. Prior to joining STARZ PLAY, Danny held the position of SVP Sales at...
Danny Bates, Chief Commercial Officer & Co-Founder, STARZ PLAY, United Arab Emirates
Nikolai Beckers, Chief Executive Officer, Bakcell, Azerbaijan
Moustapha Bekheet, CEO, PAM Inc., Egypt
Pal Beres, Market Development Director, Türk Telekom International HU Kft., Hungary
Tunc Berkman, Chief Marketing Officer, Vestel, Turkey
Ahad Bhai, CEO, Bongo
Ahad Bhai is the Founder and CEO of Bongo, which is an OTT video streaming platform in Bangladesh with the largest content library and largest Youtube network. Bongo provides the end-end solution including, the technology for Live TV+VOD, in-house production, content licensing, payment solutions...
Sam Blatteis, Previous Google Head of Public Policy and Government Affairs GCC & CEO, The MENA Tech Brief, United Arab Emirates
Steve Canepa, Global Managing Director, IBM Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment Industry
Mr. Canepa is responsible for the business results of a $7B+global organizationthat delivers IBM’s full portfolio of cloud and cognitive solutions tofirms in theTelecommunications, Cable, Entertainment,Advertising, Broadcast,Publishing, Satellite,Sports,Music, Games, Search,On-line...
Steve Canepa, Global Managing Director, IBM Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment Industry, United States
Leonardo Cerciello, Vice President Region, Asia, Africa and Middle East, Telecom Italia Sparkle
Leonardo Cerciello has been appointed Vice President Sales for Asia, Africa & Middle East in February 2017.After a long experience in Sales, he was Vice President Marketing since December 2012 and prior to this role he had managed the Voice Services Business Line.He has gained a wide...
Leonardo Cerciello, Vice President Region, Asia, Africa and Middle East, Telecom Italia Sparkle, Italy
Bhanu Chadha, Head of Business Planning - Digital Services, VoD Distribution, Pay-TV, Middle East Broadcasting Center, United Arab Emirates
Nrks Chakravarthy, Vice President- Quality, Customer Insights and Analytics, Reliance Jio, India
Liu Changhai, Managing Director, China Telecom ( Middle East and Africa) Limited, Hong Kong
Juanita Clark, Co-Founder &Chief Executive Officer, FTTH Council Africa, South Africa
Juan Colina, President, FTTH Council MENA, Jordan
Nicholas Constantinopoulos, President, FreedomPop International, United States
Alptug Copuroglu, Chief Financial Officer & Head of Business Development, BluTV, Turkey
Lokesh Dadhich, Principal, Arthur D. Little, United Arab Emirates
Indranil Das, VP & Head of Digital Services, Middle East & Africa, Ericsson
Indranil Das has over 22 years of experience in the ICT industry and is a recognized industry leader with proven track record. Indranil skillfully blends strategic thought leadership with execution excellence that comes from his years of being in the trenches handling challenging...
Indranil Das, VP & Head of Digital Services, Middle East & Africa, Ericsson, United Arab Emirates
Paul Doany, Chief Executive Officer, Turk Telekom, Turkey
Hatem Dowidar, Chief Executive Officer, Etisalat, United Arab Emirates
Benoit Duchene, AVP & Business Head - Middle East and Africa, Tata Communications Transformation Services, United Kingdom
Sacha Dudler, GM Corporate Performance, Saudi Telecom Company, Saudi Arabia
Wael Elkabbany, Managing Director - Enterprise Commercial, Microsoft MEA, United Arab Emirates
Tarig Enaya, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Business Unit, STC
Dr Tarig EnayaApplied Predictive Statistician | SVP | ChairmanApplied predictive statistician and transformative business leader with a lifelong passion for horses, Dr Tarig Enaya leads the Enterprise Business Unit of the region’s largest telecommunications and ICT services provider; he is also...
Tarig Enaya, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Business Unit, STC, Saudi Arabia
Anjum Farooqui, Manager Data Center (ITMC & Submarine Network Operations), Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, Du, United Arab Emirates
Indunil Fernando, DGM and Head of Enterprise and Post paid, Airtel, Sri Lanka
Bob Fox, Global Industry Leader - Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment, IBM Global Markets
Bob Fox is the Global Industry Leader –Telecommunications and Media & Entertainment, across IBM’s businesses.In this role, he is responsible for directing IBM’s business for the telecommunications industry, developing IBM’s business consulting strategy for the telecommunications and Media & ...
Varun Galance, Director of Presales, Qvantel, Finland
Markus Golder, VP Marketing, STC, Saudi Arabia
Raed Haddadin, CEO, Renna Mobile
Raed Haddadin is currently the CEO of Renna Mobile, started there in 2013, and managed with his team in less than 3years to increase the number of Subscribers from less than 50K customers to 600K. With this performance, Renna Mobile was recognized globally and was highly commended as the Most...
Mikal Hallstrup, President & Founder - Designit, Wipro Ltd.
Mikal Hallstrup is the president and founder of Designit, one of the world’s largest strategic design firms. As part of Wipro Digital, Designit unlocks the magic at the intersection of strategy, technology and design.
Mikal Hallstrup, President & Founder - Designit, Wipro Ltd., India
Ammar Hamadien, Head of Strategic Engagement, GSMA, United Arab Emirates
Juergen Hase, CEO Unlimit, Reliance Group, India
Rikke Helms, Regional Business Leader, EMEA Telecommunications Industry, Microsoft, United Kingdom
Atef Helmy, Senior Advisor MEA, Orange, Egypt
Nanang Hendarno, Chief Technology Officer, PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International - Telin, Indonesia
Joddy Hernady, Senior Vice President, Media & Digital Business, PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Indonesia
Stacy Holland, Vice President Digital Experience, du, United Arab Emirates
Mahesh Jaishankar, Vice President of International Connectivity & Infrastructure, du, United Arab Emirates
Milan Jovancic, Acting CEO & Group CTO, TeO (Telecom Oman), Oman
Suman Kargupta, Sr. Vice President & Head Customer Experience, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.
Over 27 years of experience across a wide spectrum of functions and operations in Telecom, Hospitality & Outsourcing industries. Specialised in customer experience, service, engagement and customer operations management.
Suman Kargupta, Sr. Vice President & Head Customer Experience, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd., India
Fadi Kawar, Chief Executive Officer, Lebara Mobile KSA, Saudi Arabia
Faisal Khaliq, Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment Leader, Middle East, Africa & Turkey, IBM Global Business Services
Faisal is spearheading Digital Reinvention for clients in the region helping them improve customer experience and reduce time to market for new products and services and leading the TMT industry for MEA and Turkey
With more than 15 years of ICT experience across various geographies as TCTS Sales Director, Viksit has been extensively working with many Regional/Global Telcos and Sub-sea operators to understand and overcome the nuances of running complex Managed operations. Having worked with the OEMs (Nokia...
Frida Kleimert Knibbs, Partner Development Director, Managed Service Providers, Microsoft MEA
Frida is a energetic and experienced Partner development business leader who joined Microsoft in March 2018 after close to 14 years with Cisco. In her new role, Frida will provide leadership to develop required solutions/practices and build partner capacity by working with the managed partner...
Frida Kleimert Knibbs, Partner Development Director, Managed Service Providers, Microsoft MEA, United Arab Emirates
Uttam Kumar, Head of IT Innovations & New Technology, Aircel, India
Joseph Lim, Chief Marketing Officer, Tune Talk, Malaysia
Atul Madan, Senior Vice President Digital Services, Mahindra Comviva
Atul has over 20 years of experience and has held a variety of senior executive roles in the software and telecom domains. At Mahindra Comviva, Atul heads the Digital Services business unit which focuses on leveraging the mobile to develop world-class lifestyle solutions spanning music, video and...
Atul Madan, Senior Vice President Digital Services, Mahindra Comviva, India
Mohsen Malaki, Managing Director & Partner, Synergy Consulting
Mohsen is the Managing Director at Synergy Consulting Group.Mohsen has 20 years of experience covering emerging markets, across strategy, planning, and execution roles. Mohsen’s industry expertise spans telecom, media, technology, and digital. Prior to Synergy Consulting Group, Mohsen was Senior...
Mohsen Malaki, Managing Director & Partner, Synergy Consulting, United Arab Emirates
Miles Mcwilliams, Head – Internet, Peering, Content and Security Solutions ( ASN3320 ), Deutsche Telekom Icss, United Kingdom
Dr. Sohail Munir, Advisor – Emerging Technologies & Smart City Innovation, Dubai Smart Government, United Arab Emirates
Bernard Muteti, Director of Enterprise and Wholesale Business, Airtel, Kenya
Harri Myllyla, Director, Sales, Qvantel
Internet, mobile and telecommunication industry executive with global experience (15+ years) in multinational corporate, start-up and growth company environments. Expert in mobile services, games and payments. Experienced and well networked within mobile operator, application developer, phone...
Abdelkader Najja, VP Sales and Managing Director, Belgacom International Carrier Services, United Arab Emirates
Mohamed Nasr, AVP - EMEA Cable Development, PCCW Global
Mohamed Nasr is AVP – EMEA Cable Development at PCCW Global, with more than 17 years of experience in Telecom field, including O&M, Project Management, Business Development, Sales and Marketing. Mohamed has been involved in Submarine Cable Business since 2008, and used to be the head of...
Jerry Newman, Sports Partnership Lead, EMEA, Facebook, United Kingdom
Johan Nilerud, Director-International Markets, du, United Arab Emirates
Nicholas Oliver, Founder & CEO, people.io, United Kingdom
Dominik Pacewicz, Head of BSS Product Management, Comarch, Poland
Vivek Pai, Cloud Application Innovation leader, Middle East & Africa, IBM Global Business Services, United Arab Emirates
Hariprasad Pichai, Principal, Arthur D. Little
Hari is a Principal at Arthur D. Little based in Dubai. He serves telecom/media operators and financial institutions on strategy, growth and transformation topics across regions. He is a thought leader on digital payments, open innovation with startups, data privacy and organizational...
"Naveen, as a Chief Marketing Officer, brings to life the brand promise of one of the world’s leading digital and technology companies, Wipro. He believes that powerful brands are inherently rooted in human principles and interactions. He is passionate about using experiential solutions and...
Naveen Rajdev, Chief Marketing Officer, Wipro Ltd., United States
Milan Rao, President Technology, Transformation & Communications Business, Wipro Ltd
Milan is a graduate of IIT, BHU and earned an MBA from IIM Calcutta. Milan has 20 years of experience in driving business strategy, sales, marketing and general management at multinational and Indian companies such as Bharti Airtel, J. P. Morgan Stanley, Citibank and Seagram. As COO, Milan drove a...
Milan Rao, President Technology, Transformation & Communications Business, Wipro Ltd, India
Adil Rashid, Chief Business Services Officer, P.T.C.L., Pakistan
Frank Rayal, Founding Partner, Xona Partners
Frank Rayal is founding partner at Xona Partners, a boutique management and technology advisory firm. His focus is on enabling companies leverage new technologies and market trends to develop new revenues. For over two decades, Frank worked to bridge the divide between technologies and markets by...
Frank Rayal, Founding Partner, Xona Partners, United States
Naser Refaat, CTO, Rotana Media Group, Saudi Arabia
Justin Reilly, Head Customer Experience Innovation, Verizon, United States
Daniel Ritz, President & CEO, P.T.C.L., Pakistan
Carlos Salim Tibi, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, ICFLIX, United Arab Emirates
Nadine Samra, Vice President - Digital Business Middle East & Africa, Weyyak, Zee Entertainment, United Arab Emirates
Amit Sanyal, VP & Executive Head, Consumer Value Solutions, Mahindra Comviva, India
Sherief Selim, Technology Solutions Professional, Microsoft MEA
Sherief is a passionate technology enthusiast with both field and research experience over 9 years. He currently works for Microsoft as Technology Solutions Professional helping customers to build industry tech strategy and cloud-based solutions. He is also a PhD researcher focusing on BlockChain...
Sherief Selim, Technology Solutions Professional, Microsoft MEA, United Arab Emirates
Maaz Sheikh, Chief Executive Officer, STARZ PLAY, United Arab Emirates
Edi Siswanto, Vice President, Infrastructure and Planning Development, PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International - Telin, Indonesia
Steven Stewart, Senior Director Marketing & Communications, Qvantel
Steven has a successful international experience across the full range of marketing activities with a strong focus on the telecommunications industry (Nokia, IBM, NativeX), including strategy, product marketing, branding, messaging, advertising, event marketing, PR, digital marketing & social...
Steven Stewart, Senior Director Marketing & Communications, Qvantel, Finland
Martin Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, OSN, United Arab Emirates
Fayaz Taher, Chief of Nothing, Bongo
Fayaz is a serial entrepreneur, investor, mentor and a startup community advocate from Bangladesh. Fayaz is currently the Chief of Nothing at Bongo, which largest OTT video streaming platform in Bangladesh with the largest content library and largest Youtube network. Bongo provides the end-end...
Prince Thomas, Head of Product Management, Digital & New Business, Ooredoo - Oman, Oman
Nicolai Tillisch, Co-Founder, Deliberate Development, United Arab Emirates
Mehmet C. Toros, CEO, Türk Telekom International
Mehmet C. Toros, graduated from Istanbul Technical University with a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering in 1988 and completed his MBA degree at Bilkent University. He is a seasoned professional with 29 years of experience in the telecommunication industry. He has extensive knowledge in...
Mehmet C. Toros, CEO, Türk Telekom International, Turkey
Chafic Traboulsi, VP, Head of Networks, Middle East & Africa, Ericsson
In 2016 He took the role of Head of Network Services Region Middle East and North East Africa. And very recently in 2017 he was named the Head of Networks in Middle East and Africa. A role combining Operations and Sales for Ericsson’s largest Business Area. Chafic is also the Chairman of Ericsson...
Kevin Vachon, Chief Operating Officer, MEF, United States
David Vasquez, Director of International IoT Business Development, Verizon
David Vasquez is the Director of International IoT Business Development at Verizon and looks after global ecosystem partnerships.With almost 2 decades of industry experience and a passion delivering “digital”, he engages global brands to help define their IoT (Internet of Things) strategy while...
Laurent Viviez, Partner, A.T. Kearney, United Kingdom
Christian von der Ropp, Director, Terrestrial Networks, A Human Right, United States
Eric Watko, EVP Product, Marketing & Strategy, SES Networks, United States
Karim Yaici, Senior Analyst, Analysys Mason
Karim Yaici leads the Middle East and Africa research programme at Analysys Mason, a global consultancy and research specialist in telecoms, media and technology. His primary areas of specialisation include operators’ data strategies, telecoms market developments and consumer demand trends in the...