Top CEOs In The Middle East
Rank: #88

Adel Hamed

Sector: Telecommunications
Company: Telecom Egypt
Designation: Managing Director & CEO
Nationality: Egyptian
Residence: Egypt

Hamed has served as Managing Director and CEO of Telecom Egypt since January 2019 and is also a member of Telecom Egypt's board, representing the Egyptian government. He has been with the company for 20 years assuming multiple senior roles, including chief international and wholesale officer. The company reported $2 billion in operating revenues in 2020 and is currently building Egypt’s largest international data center, which will have access to more than 60 countries. Telecom Egypt owns and operates six commercial data center facilities located in Greater Cairo and Alexandria.