Amir Abdelazim

Amir Abdelazim

Former CTO, Asiacell Communications, , Former CTIO, AirtelTigo & Millicom


Senior telecoms executive, formerly CTIO at Asiacell Communications in Iraq, after earlier roles including CTIO of AirtelTigo Ghana, CTIO of Millicom Ghana, CTIO of Millicom Rwanda, Strategic Quality Director – Africa at Millicom (based in UK Corporate Office) and positions with Nokia Siemens Networks, Etisalat, Alcatel and Orange. Amir is currently expert partner network technology and strategy in Detecon  – Deutsche Telekom group 

His career has encompassed technology leadership, developing / implementing tech strategy, leading a major cultural turnaround, building / mentoring highly-performing teams, driving technical / commercial turnarounds, ensuring that technology serves the customer and the business, negotiating with major vendors, major project management, customer relationship management and driving down costs. Passionate about driving lasting and profitable change.

Worked across more than 27 markets across the globe.

FutureNet Middle East & Africa 2023

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE (Gulf Standard Time / East Africa Time +1 / UTC +4)
Wednesday 26 January 2022
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The intersection of Cloud, Edge, 5G, IoT and AI: The real growth opportunity?