Zain Group has announced the appointment of Mr Emad Makiya as the Chief Executive Officer of Zain Iraq, effective June 15, 2010. He is replacing the Group's Chief Executive, Mr Nabeel Bin Salamah who took direct management of the subsidiary in April. The then CEO, Mr Ali Al Dahwi was removed from the post without explanation and was made a special advisor on Iraq to the Zain Group.
Makiya previously held the position of Middle East Director of Sales for Motorola Networks. Before that he was the General Manager of Middle East and Africa Extreme Networks, as well as holding various positions at the NASA space science program, where he worked with the likes of Lockheed Martin and Boeing.
( Cellur News )