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Work experience

Jan 2008Present

Vice President, Strategic Corporate Development

Jan 2007Jan 2008

Vice President, Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific

Aug 2001Jan 2007

Regional Director, Middle East, Africa, and Central Asia

Dec 1999Jul 2001

Sales Director, Middle East and Africa

FLAG Telecom


Aug 1989Feb 1992

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Graduated Summa Cum Laude, with GPA of 3.92


  • Board Member for the South Asia Middle East North Africa (SAMENA) telecommunication council, Head of the Satellite Committee
  • Member of the prestigious Young Arab Leaders organization
  • Born January 1970
  • Read, write, and speak Arabic, English, and French fluently. Beginner Spanish


Engineering design, manufacturing, and systems experience at Ford Motor Company and Chrysler Corporation.

Investment banking experience servicing institutional and high-net worth investors in the Middle East and beyond.

Business development experience with ICO Global Communications, in the Middle East and North Africa, setting up products and services, developing the distribution network, and supporting the deployment strategy.

Solution sales experience with FLAG Telecom, selling bandwidth, IRUs, and value added end-to-end solutions to telecom operators around the Middle East and Africa.

Sales, marketing, distribution development, market access and regulatory, and market development experience with Inmarsat, the leader in Satellite Mobile Telecommunications Services.