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Khalid Sharaf was appointed Head of Digital Home Devices Procurement Orange in August 2016 after showing high skills as a Commodity Leader and as Responsible of the strategy for IP Routers within BuyIn. Khalid is responsible of the global sourcing with top brand vendors in the Boxes field. It includes the portfolio strategy and its implementation. He continues to obtain excellent results by working closely with Orange Group and many local affiliates. He represents Orange Home Devices Procurement inside and outside BuyIn for all related topics and is in strong collaboration with his Deutsche Telekom counterpart.
Now focusing on innovation and mass market products, Khalid is deeply involved in Technocentre and Marketing and is proactively leading all commercially relevant aspects of technology evolution.
He has been in charge of various products in different domains areas, from 2010 to 2016, which enabled him to gain the insights and skills to develop a deep knowledge of the Telco and Network industry and business. By keeping a flexible mindset, he can use his knowledge and adapt it to any other industry, particularly with an IT major. Khalid started his professional career in 2009 as a consultant for Alstom Power at the HQ in Baden, Switzerland. He holds a Master degree in Global Sourcing and Supply Chain from HEC Paris, a Master of Science in Telecom and a Certificate of Achievement from Millikin University Illinois.