Telecom Egypt appoints Ahmed El Beheiry as CEO
Mr. El Beheiry became a Board Member of Telecom Egypt in March 2016.
Mr. El Beheiry has more than 20 years’ extensive experience in management positions in various telecommunications corporations.
Mr. El Beheiry started his career as a design engineer for mobile networks in Alcatel and contributed to the infrastructure construction for the first mobile network in Egypt during the period from 1995 to 1998.
He then joined one of the local licensed mobile operators as a network development manager, eventually becoming networks & roaming director.
In 2007, he founded Telecomix Group for Investment and Development, a group of companies operating in the fields of telecommunications and Information Technology services in Egypt, Africa and the Middle East.
Mr. El Beheiry served as the Board Chairman of the group until March 2016.
In 2014, he co-founded "Idea" Company for investments in Africa, developing technological solutions for the development of African communities in the fields of infrastructure, energy and water.
Mr. El Beheiry served as the Chief Executive Officer of the company until December 2015. ■
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