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.

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


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.

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.

Farouk Tabbal

Farouk Tabbal

eSIM – Product Manager

Monty Mobile


Elie Haddad

Elie Haddad

VAS Sales Director

Monty Mobile

Elie

Holder of Bachelor degree in Computer Communication Engineering, Elie has more than 15 years of technical and commercial experience in the Telecommunication and Value added services within multinational organizations. His commercial scope includes guiding the R&D team to bridge MNO needs with product and service development and technology requirements. He identifies and negotiates with intermediaries to develop business development channels.

Myriam

Myriam is a Law major from Sorbonne University and then obtained her master’s degree in Marketing & Communications from EFAP Paris. With over 20 years of international experience and various Marketing and Digital Marketing positions she acquired the needed skills for fully managing products from their creation to their implementation and is now Commercial and Product Manager for Mobile Banking Solution at Monty Holding.

Farouk Tabbal

Myriam Safa

M-Banking – Product Manager

Monty Mobile