Speakers

Kaissar Jabr

Kaissar Jabr

Deputy CEO and Head of Corporate Governance

Monty Holding

Kaissar

Deputy CEO and Head of Corporate Governance at Monty Holding and holder of a PhD in Telecom Management Kaissar has proven himself as an essential team member. Filled with critical and design thinking ideas, Kaissar was eager to lead the way for his peers and to keep developing Monty Holding further. With a vast experience in Africa and the Middle East, Kaissar is a key member and is involved in all aspects of the work flow at Monty Holding.

Hassan

General Manager of Monty Mobile, is a holder of a bachelor degree in Computer Engineering. With over 10 years of experience in the field and due to his negotiations skills, sales techniques and strategic thinking, Hassan was appointed as Monty Mobile’s GM and led Monty Mobile into an SMS revolution era along with his management of a dedicated team of employees. He also hold several certifications in the telecommunications field and has specifically developed a wide experience in both SMS and Voice Business.

Hassan Mansour

Hassan Mansour

General Manager

Monty Mobile


Sarah Barakat

Sarah Barakat

Business Manager

Monty Mobile

Sarah

Holder of a bachelor’s degree in both Finance & Marketing majors and in a very short period of time Sarah was able to stand out, and prove herself as a reliable and competent team member. Filled with ambitions, Sarah was eager to pave the way of her career path and in doing so, she earned herself the position of Business Manager in SMS & Roaming at Monty Mobile and is actively involved in the technical and commercial follow up with all of her clients.

Zeina

With over 13 years of professional experience in responsible management positions including Business Development and Corporate Development mainly in the Telecom field Zeina quickly paved her way into becoming Commercial and Product Manager responsible for creating, developing and implementing new services to add to the extensive product portfolio of Monty Mobile. She holds a BA from the American University of Beirut and a Master’s degree in Diplomacy and Strategic Negotiations from Jean Monnet Paris XI.

Zeina Awada

Zeina Awada

Product and Commercial Manager – M-Rewards

Monty Mobile


James Williams

James Williams

MrConnectivity CEO

MrConnectivity

James

James Williams is the Founder and CEO of MrConnectivity, a Telecommunications consultancy practice with Mobile Engagement as its principal focus. Clients include Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), content Aggregators, Messaging Hubs, Technology vendors and Enterprises. James founded MrConnectivity five years ago, leveraging 25 years’ Telecommunications experience. Much of his time is now spent travelling the globe developing comprehensive Mobile Engagement strategies and monetising all interactions for his clients. Technology alone is not the ‘silver bullet’ though, and MrConnectivity understands that a holistic approach is required to maximize any investment.

Razan

Holder of a Master's degree in Computer and Communication Engineering having more than 5 years experience in the telecommunication domain with special focus on operator's solutions and services as well as consumer products. Razan is a Solutions Technical Manager at Monty Mobile and is involved closely in various projects' implementation especially SMS Firewall, where she ensures proper coordination between commercial and technical teams. Razan has a proven ability to drive successful product launches and strives to be up to date with latest technological trends.

Razan Itani

Razan Itani

Solutions Technical Manager

Monty Mobile


Farouk Tabbal

Farouk Tabbal

Product Manager – eSIM

Monty Mobile

Farouk

E-sim Product Manager at Monty Mobile and holder of Bachelor degree in Computer Communication Engineering, Farouk has more than 7 years of technical and commercial experience in the Telecommunication fields and roaming services roles within international organizations. As part of his mobile roaming experience, Farouk has been the technical guru behind Monty E-Sim, the key enabling technology behind many IoT.