Youcef Salem AtiaSr. Manager – Data Platforms Planning at du
Hold B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Science/Telecom engineering, obtained an MBA (Master of Business Administration) with distinction. Strategic planner, leadership, sharp, motivational and goals oriented to align initiatives to company’s business needs with 15+ years of experience and leadership positions in ICT industry.
Worked in multiple positions including planning, deployment, and operation in both vendors and operators (Ericsson, HUAWEI, Ooredoo, AT, EITC DU/UAE). Expert in mobile and fixed networks (2G/3G/4G/5G/WiFi) and cutting-edge ICT infrastructure including evolution strategy, roadmap, evaluation, and introduction of new technologies. Managed network start-up, network/infrastructure expansion, cloudification/virtualization, and swap-out projects. Sound experience in digital transformation including IoT/M2M platforms and verticals, smart city, data analytics and innovative ICT solutions. Highly skilled in managing complex ICT strategic programs, major ICT transformation and network/infrastructure modernization and reengineering.