ABOUT ME

Few words about me...

Seasoned professional with years of experience in a business service delivery of strategic projects and data analytic consulting services. My clients business range from telecom sector to retail or software leaders. I manage complex engagements, develop client and partner relationships and grow multi-million revenue accounts.

Engagement director with 20 amazing years of experience working with awesome clients, managing fantastic people and transforming unsuccessful profit center into profitable ones across Europe, Middle-east and Africa.

Serial entrepreneur since 2007. I sale and deliver consulting services dedicated to telecom business solutions and business transformation.

First big data and Machine Learning practice in the Middle East in 2013 focusing exclusively on customer experiences.

I am passionate about creating value for my clients so they can deliver seamless experience to consumer.

MY INTERESTS


Solution Delivery

I love when loosing is not an option for my clients . Then they can explore options

Big Data and Analytic

Data Analytic is a Science of understanding what went wrong; the Art of envisioning the future.

Startup Ventures

Best experience in life as things come thru in order: Resilience, Work and then Success

Lean Startup

Analyzing and solving real life pain for customers willing to pay and to share scalable solution.

MY SKILLS

This is what I am good at

Self motivated data scientist with wide functional expertise and technical awareness. Committed to deliver priority programs in challenging environments with a crispy understanding of corporate cultures. Speaking French, English, Arabic and Spanish

Solution Delivery

Strategic projects

Consulting

Enterprise Transformation

Lean Startup

Serial Entrepreneur

Big Data & Analytic

Hadoop, Hive, R, Tableau...

EXPERIENCE

Project director and Data Analytic consultant

Seasoned project director in the Telecom arena, turned Lean start-up entrepreneur in Big Data service and software for the last 3 years. I’m passionate about Data analytic value proposition for customer experience.

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Serial entrepreneur with keen interest in Lean startup methodology: I searched for my business models for 3 companies in professional services and Big data products. So far 2 were amazing home runs and I learned a lot throughout my last venture

From 2009 to present
 

DATA ANALYTIC CONSULTANT

Data Analytic consultant with genuine interest in Data Visualization (QlikView, Tableau, Microstrategy) and Machine learning (R, Python, Octave). I have also real curiosity toward Big Data ecosystem (Hadoop, Hive, HBase ...)

From 2011 to present

ENGAGEMENT DIRECTOR MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA (Convergys)

Responsible over Egypt professional services team, I provide strategic and tactical leadership across multi-million dollar BSS engagements. I am accountable on day to day project activities. I also support client’s business by identifying needs and working with both client and Convergys sales team to understand, define, and build effective and innovative proposals that generate measurable results.

From 2010 to 2012

PROGRAMME DIRECTOR (NetCracker - NEC)

I ensure the delivery of a large and complex OSS programms for leading communication providers. My responsibilities stretch over project delivery, staffing aspects (team setup, team sizing, skills development…), clients and partners relation (planning and road map, service management, steering committee…), business development (quotations & proposals for new projects).

From 2007 to 2009

EMEA PROGRAMME MANAGER (INTEC TELECOM SYSTEMS)

full responsibility of project P&L (greenfield implementations, upgrades, bespoke assignment) I organize work with client and offshore teams, interact with project stakeholders (CxO, product management, R&D, customer support) and manage overall professional services consultants assigned to my projects.

From 2001 to 2007

EDUCATION

Academics highlights

April2016

Machine Learning - Stanford University by Coursera

Stanford University – Andrew Ng – Grade Achieved: 97.3%
(https://www.coursera.org/account/accomplishments/records/VJSXAUDQXE39


June1997

PhD student - Paris X school of economics

Monetary and budgetary policies models applied to central Europe transition – Visegrad Group 

MY SOCIAL NETWORK

CONTACT

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