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Africa Tech Festival 2023 – The Home of AfricaCom & AfricaTech
Event dates: 11-14 Nov 2024
Exhibition Opening Dates: 12 - 14 Nov 2024Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town

Mohamed Al Fowey
CTO at Telecom Egypt


Mohamed Hussein Al Fowey was appointed as Vice President for Technical Affairs in July 2019.

Prior to that, Al Fowey was the Senior Director of Core Networks Engineering & Execution since March 2018. He was responsible for planning and implementing some of the company's major investment projects such as the acceleration of the fiber roll-out in 2019 and the national digital transformation initiative.

Al Fowey joined TE in 2001 as an Operation and Maintenance Engineer and continued to excel in his career, which led to his appointment as Senior Director of Core Networks Operations in 2014. He played an instrumental role in automating, integrating, and developing different network operations to enhance the functionality of systems and their security frameworks, in compliance with industry standards. He was also among the main facilitators of the mobile launch in 2017 and enabled the provision of an unprecedented, fully converged telecom infrastructure using a unified operating system.

Al Fowey holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Electrical Communication from Cairo University, Egypt.