At this year’s Telecom Review Summit, the Middle East’s most renowned ICT event of the year which brings together the most esteemed figures within the industry, Engineer Nasser Suleiman Al Nasser, CEO of Saudi Telecommunications Company (STC) won ‘Industry CEO of the Year- Operator’.

Toni Eid, CEO of Trace Media International and Founder of Telecom Review, commented: “We take great pride in presenting these awards to our winners this year in an effort to honor their distinguished success in their respective categories.”

In reference to the event itself, he stated, “I am proud to say that this year’s Summit has been a tremendous success and has brought together the most prominent figures of the ICT industry to discuss the latest and greatest in telecoms and technology.”

Al Nasser has over 20 years’ experience within the telecoms industry and has played an integral role in establishing the mobile network expansion.

He attended King Saud University in Riyadh where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (Communications) in 1995. He also then furthered his education with some courses at London Business School and Oxford University in the United Kingdom.

Commenting on the gathering of the Telecom Review Excellence Awards, Jeff Seal, Managing Partner of Telecom Review North America noted, "These awards recognize not only the best of the best in the industry, but their achievements as individuals."