Virgin Mobile’s Saudi Consortium has announced that it has appointed Eng. Yaarob Al-Sayegh as the new CEO.
Eng. Al-Sayegh will lead the company’s digital transformation and growth strategy across the Kingdom.
“These are exciting times for the Kingdom and I am honored to be stepping into this role,” said Eng. Al Sayegh.
He added, “I look forward to continuing Virgin Mobile’s achievements in support of Saudi Vision 2030, reinforcing our commitment to growing our presence and partnerships in the market, and continuing to drive innovation in the telecom sector. As the world continue to fight the coronavirus, Virgin Mobile’s broad digital offering and experience are more relevant than ever to our customers, partners, and government. My priority is to see this offering continue to grow as we help lead the Kingdom’s Telco market forward.”
Growing the telecoms sector is fundamental to the growth of the country itself as it is crucial for Saudi Vision 2030.
Eng. Al-Sayegh has over 22 years of experience working in the Saudi telecoms sector, his most recent position being a Mobily senior.
The new CEO has said that he plans to strengthen Virgin Mobile’s portfolio of digital services by encouraging further product developments which cater to the demands of their customers and especially their target market, the local youth.