Jihad TayaraVice President ICT Business Developmentdu Telecom
Mr. Tayara focuses on new collaborations and initiatives in the ICT & Smart Services space and managing relationships with Du’s strategic partners. He previously led the engagement and commercial negotiation of the Smart Dubai Platform win and the launch of the first smart city WiFi UAE initiative. He is also leading ICT and IOT sales in Government and Large enterprises.
Mr. Tayara joined Du in 2006. Prior to this, he worked for Motorola networks in Dubai, Orascom in Cairo and Investcom in Beirut.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the American University of Beirut and a Master’s Degree of Business Administration from the University of Cambridge.
Mr. Tayara is an accomplished Triathlete who participated in many races including The Ironman 2015 Championship held in Texas, USA.