President, WCS Middle East and Africa
Based in Dubai, UAE, Ahmed heads WCS-MEA (Middle East and Africa), the technology integration, sales and services company formed by Wesley Clover and operating in multiple countries/regions around the globe. Ahmed has more than 40 years of Canadian and international experience providing innovative technology solutions to a variety of Telecom and IT business sectors, and creating successful sales channel strategies for growing technology companies in the Wesley Clover portfolio and beyond. He has held senior business development positions at corporations including Mitel, Vienna Systems (a Newbridge Networks affiliate), Nokia and DragonWave.
Ahmed has a B.Sc degree in Electrical Engineering/Telecom, and is fluent in both English and Arabic. He has made the MEA region his home for more than a decade, maintaining strong relationships in the Telecom and IT business sectors there as well as with major enterprise and operator clients within those sectors. Ahmed remains focused on applying innovative new technologies to the digital transformation challenges clients face across the MEA region.