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Hamid R.Alzayani

President
Arab Cable Manufacturers Association ( Arabcab )

Mr. Hamid R. Alzayani a Baccalaureate in Business Administration from American University, Beirut holds position of Honorary Counsellor of the Republic of Albania in Bahrain. He is the Founding Partner of Al Zayani Investments, which has its subsidiaries such as Zayani Industries, Euro Motors, Zayani Motors, Zayani Leasing and Zayani Properties. He is the Chairman of Bahrain Welding Wire. He also Chair’s the Board of all the subsidiaries of Midal at their international locations, such as UK, Australia, Turkey, Canada, Kenya,  Nigeria and Mozambique. He is the Vice Chairman of Rashid Alzayani Foundation, Madem Gulf Industries, Bahrain Specialist Hospital, Arab Federation for Engineering Industries (AFEI, Egypt) and Al Jazeera Tourism Company (Dana Hotel)

He is the Managing Director of Midal Cables Limited, Metal Form, Aluwheel, and Intersteel. He is also the President of Arab Cable Manufacturers Association, along with being the Board Member of International Cable Federation (Vienna), Gulf Closures WLL, and Child Care Home and is Director in Treibacher Al Zayani Schleifmittel W.L.L

Mr. Hamid Al Zayani is a very dynamic & charismatic individual with a passion for industrialization. He loves venturing into new industrial challenges, and success just follows...

Aiman Al-Masri

President & CEO
Middle East Specialized Cable Group (MESC)

Aiman is holding a Bachelor degree in Science of Electrical Engineering from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals.
Aiman joined Siemens Saudi Arabia in 1995 and has spent over 18 years starting with testing and passing through project management, sales & marketing and different management positions. His last assignment with Siemens Saudi Arabia was being the Vice President and the Head of Smart Grid and Low & Medium Voltage Divisions where he spent over five years in these positions.
Aiman Joined MESC on December 1st, 2013 and took over as a Group President on January 1st, 2014.

Mohammed Al Mutawa

Chief Commercial Officer
Dubai Cable

Mohammed A. Al Mutawa holds BS Engineering from University New Haven, USA. is joining Ducab as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) on April 19, 2015 he’s responsible for all Sales, Marketing and Commercial activities including the overseas sales offices and Joint Ventures.

As CCO for Ducab, Mohammad is responsible for all outreach, branding, and communication efforts at Ducab.  Responsible for all Sales, Marketing and Commercial activities including the overseas sales offices and Joint Ventures. His role also includes growing Ducab’s cable sales in both the home and export markets.

Mohammed started his career with DUBAL for over 14 years.  He has broad experience in sales and was responsible for various territories including South East Asia, Asia, Europe and the Americas.  His last position in DUBAL was as General Manager, Marketing & Sales, Europe and the Americas, he gained valuable experience throughout the Middle East, Africa, the USA, and Europe  his rich experience will bring real value to the Company.

Gert Hoefman

Chief Executive Officer
Oman Cables Industry (SAOG)

Gert Hoefman is the CEO of Oman Cables Industry and a board member of Oman Aluminium Processing Industries. He is also a member of the board of Associated Cables in Mumbai, India. He graduated as a Mechanical Engineer and has an MBA from TSM Business School. He has 24 years of experience in the cable industry and held several high-ranking positions in the Prysmian Group, as well as the position of Vice-President of Telecom Solutions at its Milan headquarters. He also held the position of Chairman of Eurotelcab, the European cable manufacturer’s organization in Brussels.

Mohamed Mammeri

Vice President, R&D
General Cable Europe

Mohamed Mammeri has been Vice President Research & Development General Cable Europe& Africa since July 2013. In this role he leads technology advances inclusive of Product Engineering and focusing on the development of new Products while supporting expansion into new markets and regions. He drives the technology innovation platform which organized based on the major products areas Material Technology, HV/EHV AC-DC Cable Systems, Subsea Cables, OGP, Low fire hazard and fire survivability and Communication.

Prior to that, Mammeri was Director of Technology in Silec Cable since July 2009.
Mammeri brought with him over than 18 years of experience with General Cable (Silec Cable) and had various positions in the field of R&D leadership LV, MV and HV Cable Systems. He was HV/EHV Cable Systems manager for the Company since January 2000. He leads through the Global Technology Council, the High Voltage Cable Technology Group.

Saad Al Zaim

Partner
Riyadh Cables Group of Companies

Dr. Saad Al Zaim held positions from CEO, Chairman and board member of large companies like Riyadh Cables Group, Sahara Petrochemicals.
Established National Cable Industry, in 2000. Owner, Board member and Executive
Established Gulf National Cables for Cable trading
Senior positions in a wide spectrum of companies in retail, office supply, real estate development, construction, building material and equipment as well as Oil and Gas support Service.
Experience in Operation, Administration.
Developed Quality Management with several awards and certications for Riyadh Cables and National Cable Industry
Deveolped and implented Strategic group Procurement System with Hedging requirement.

Athanasios Tsetsonis

Sector Economist
Emirates NBD Bank

Athanasios Tsetsonis is a Sector Economist at Emirates NBD and his major fields of study are international economics and finance with particular interests in Emerging Europe and the MENA Region. Prior to joining Emirates NBD in 2014, Mr. Tsetsonis served as an Economist for Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI). From 2007 to 2011, he also worked as an Economist at the Research Division of Piraeus Bank, Greece. Mr. Tsetsonis completed his Bachelor with Honors degree in Economics at University of Stirling, UK. He also holds an MSc and an MPhil in Economics from University of Bath, UK and University of Athens, Greece, respectively.

Alireza Kolahi

Chairman & Managing Director
Abhar Wire & Cable Co.

Alireza Kolahi is the Managing Director of Abhar Wire and Cable Company, Iran’s largest manufacturer of wires and cables and the CEO of Noorin Industrial Holdings, a privately held company with interests in trade and manufacturing. After attending school at Winchester College and obtaining his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from Imperial and King’s College London in 1995, Alireza moved to Iran where he joined the advisory business of Ernst and Young providing consultative services to international firms operating in Iran. In 2003 he joined the family enterprise and was instrumental in managing AW+C’s transition following the passing of his father, the company’s founder.

Under his stewardship, turnover of Noorin has increased from USD 20 million to USD 150 million in a little under 10 years. Alireza has also branched out into new areas and is a co-founder of Sarava Pars, Iran’s first e-commerce VC. In addition to being a member of the board of DigiKala, the Middle East’s largest online retailer, Alireza has also co-founded companies active in retail, food services and construction industry

In 2009 Alireza became the youngest person to be elected to the executive board of the Iran Electrical Industry Syndicate, the country’s largest Industrial NGO. His track record in successfully and impartially representing the interest of member companies led to his election as President of the Syndicate in 2014. In 2015 Alireza was elected to the board of directors of the Tehran Chamber of Commerce, holding the position of Vice-Chairman of its Trade Promotion Commission.

Pascal Hoerter

Vice President, AED Sales & Marketing
Al Fanar Group

Graduate from ESC Grenoble Master of Business Administration and Management in 1995.

25 years’ experience in Electrical Products, Equipment and Solutions. Management positions as Vice-President, General Manager and Sales & Marketing Manager.

Business development responsibilities, combining solid organic growth and management of external developments (acquisitions, partnerships).

1990-2009 Schneider Electric (Included 3 years in Saudi Arabia as Vice President for LV products and solutions)

2009-YTD alfanar Vice President, Sales and Marketing.

In charge of 5 main activities


  • Electrical distribution control (LV and MV products/solutions)

  • Transformers

  • Switches & Sockets

  • Lighting

  • HV-MV-LV cables and Wires.


In charge of markets

  • Saudi Arabia

  • Dubai

  • Export

Mohammed Itani

Chief Executive Officer
Energya Cables Saudi Arabia (Jeddah Cables)

Mohammed Itani CEO of Energya Cables Company, is a recognized leader in executive development having served a global client base since 2001. While working his way to the executive level, Mohammed has held a number of positions at increasing levels of responsibility, being in charge of Manufacturing, Quality Control, Plant Engineering, & Business Management.

 

Mohammed has been with Energya Cables for almost 15 years. His experience within the company spans many departments and areas; it has served as preparation for his current role as CEO, to which he was appointed in 2010.

Mohammed has many goals as CEO, including; providing great service to Energya Cables customer base, delivering quality products and services, promoting a positive work environment that employees can be proud of, and help in the realization of the company’s strategic intent while achieving targeted growth and becoming pioneers in high value products and process utilization.

Mohammed has a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and a master degree in engineering management degree from the American University of Beirut and an Executive Master's in Business Administration from the University of Purdue and Tias Nimbas.

 

Currently, he is in charge of a group of companies in Saudi and Egypt consisting of Energya Cables Co, Jeddah Cables Co., Energya Cables International, Energya Power cables and Energya Metals Co.

Suleiman Al – Hedaithy

Chairman
FTTH Council MENA

Dr. Suleiman Al Hedaithy is the Chairman and board member of the FTTH Council, Middle East & North Africa.  As a founding member of the council, Dr. Al Hedaithy has participated in all its previous conferences in addition to other telecom events organized in the MENA region.

Dr Al-Hedaithy is also the president of Middle East Fiber Cable Manufacturing Co. (MEFC) located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia since 2006. During the past several  years, MEFC has expanded its operations to be the largest producer of optical fiber cables and related products in Middle East and North Africa.

Prior to joining MEFC, Dr. Al Hedaithy worked for Ministry of Defense and Aviation in Saudi Arabia for more than twenty years during which he held several positions in fields of strategic planning, budgeting, and research. He actively participated in the development of the National Science & Technology Plan and the National Information Technology Plan representing the Ministry at the national level.  He took early retirement from government while he held the position of Director of Research & Statistics department.

Dr. Al Hedaithy was also involved in consultancy projects in industrial business development, information technology, and private equity.

Dr. Al Hedaithy holds a Doctor of Science degree and a Masters degree in management information systems from George Washington University, USA.  He holds a B.S. degree in business statistics from the University of Tennessee, USA.  Dr. Al Hedaithy also serves as a board member in several industrial organizations.

Charles Edouard Mellagui Maguy

Chief Executive Officer
Qatar International Cables Co. (QICC)

Charles-Edouard is the President of Nexans in Qatar and CEO of Qatar International Cables Company since September 2011. Prior to that he was Vice President of strategy & business development for Nexans MERA (Middle East, Russia, Africa) region since 2007.

Prior to joining Nexans, Charles-Edouard was Vice President of International Operations at Valeo.

Charles-Edouard is a graduate from Ecole Centrale Paris (France) and London business School.

Ankit Agarwal

Global Head - Telecom Products
Sterlite Technologies Ltd.

Ankit Agarwal heads the Telecom Products division at Sterlite Technologies. This includes the Optic Fiber, Optic Fiber cable, Fiber connectivity and Copper cable products.

He has been instrumental in expanding the global footprint of the Telecom business by successfully executing and managing Joint Ventures in China and Brazil. In addition to Join Ventures, he is also responsible for executing strategic opportunities such as Mergers and Acquisitions and Greenfield projects globally for Sterlite.

Prior to Sterlite, Ankit led the Corporate Strategy of Vedanta Resources and played a key role in Vedanta’s strategic transactions including its $8.6 billion acquisition of Cairn India, and $2.6 billion bid for ASARCO.  As an Analyst at the Investment Banking division of Deutsche Bank (London) prior to his stint at Vedanta, he played a significant role in cross-border transactions such as Tata Steel’s acquisition of Corus for US$12 billion & Eurasian Natural Resources $2.7 billion IPO.

Ankit holds a Bachelors degree from University of Southern California and an MBA degree from London Business School.

 

Saad Saeed Ahmed Alghamdi

General Manager
Middle East Fibre Optic Company

Retired general with more than 25 years of military experience, in telecommunication, control system and IT. University of Pittsburgh with a BS in since of electrical engineering. Master in military since from Royal Saudi Staff College.

More than 4 years of technical training in communication, cyphering and control system internal and abroad. Held many positions in the military in different division. Last position was the IT manager.

Participating in many committees establishing standard in communication for the military. An instructor for Communication EW and control system. Participating in establishing a company named NCT (Network Comprehensive Technology) specialized in encryption, which was acquired by TCC (Technology control limited CO.), and I transferred to work with them.

Joined MEFC about six years ago as a general manger.

Brian Parsons

Vice President&General Manager
Dekoron Wire and Cable Inc.

Brian Parsons joins Dekoron Wire & Cable as Vice President/General Manager with overall management and P&L responsibility for the company.  He reports to Steven Bonnell, Group President of Marmon Engineered Wire & Cable, Specialty Wire & Cable Group and President of RSCC Wire & Cable.

A 21 year industry veteran, Parsons was most recently Plant Manager for Southwire's OEM market cable manufacturing facility in Mineral Wells, Texas.  Southwire acquired this facility in 2009 from Cable Tech Global/NOMA Cable Tech.  From 1997 to 2009, Parsons was promoted from Engineering and Quality Assurance Manager, to Plant Manager, then to General Manager at that facility under its prior ownership.

Parsons held prior positions as Engineering and Quality Assurance Manager at Communications Cable/Coleman Cable, Texarkana, Arkansas, and his first industry position as Process Engineer for Superior Cable, Brownwood, Texas.

Serving the industry as well, Parsons is currently Chairman of the Education Committee of Wire Association International, and during the early 2000s he was a representative on the Ad Hoc technical committee involved in harmonizing UL/CSA standards for flexible cable.

Parsons earned a B. Sc. Mechanical Engineering, and a M. Sc. Bus Admin from Texas A&M University.

Mohammed Harith Al Barashdy

Chief Executive Officer
Oman Fibre Optic Co. SAOG

Mr Mohammed Harith Al Barashdy defined the New Strategy and Future Direction of the Oman Fiber Optic Company SAOG which has successfully turned around the Company and tripled it's revenue and Net Profit.
He developed the Service Department to execute big projects which has helped the company to grow and add more value to our customers. Added new Telecom Solutions Unit in 2010 which is currently executing with Partners one of the biggest Telecom Projects in the Oil and Gas in Oman. Increase the Fiber Optic Cables Production Capacity for more than double. defined a strategy to enter Makets. Work Closely with Productio team to develop new Products.

Jan Vydra

Executive Vice President Photonics
Heraeus Quarzglas GmbH & Co. KG

Dr. Jan Vydra graduated in physics from Darmstadt Technical University and focused during his PhD thesis on integrated waveguide optics at the Deutsche Telekom Research Center. He joined Heraeus in 1997 where he worked as R&D Project Manager on various fiber optic and other optical product innovations. Today he is responsible for the global Heraeus Quarzglas Photonics business, comprising fiber optics and optics products and solutions.

Marco Celentano

General Manager
Cavicel SpA

Marco Celentano is the Middle East General Manager of Cavicel since 2013 and Board Member since 2007. Cavicel is one of the most reputed Special Cable Manufacturer in Europe, that since the last 60 years is providing his clients all over the world with the best customized solution for critical application.

Marco, before opening the Middle East Branch, was Business Unit Manager for the Oil & Gas Sector of Cavicel

He holds a BBA from Bocconi University (Milan) and a MIB from UOWD (Dubai)

 

Anjam Mukhtar

General Manager - Metals
Dubai Cable

Responsible for Ducab non-ferrous metal business. Having 20 years’ experience in Supply Chain and fifteen years dealing with refined copper. He is also responsible for Sale and Marketing of Ducab Aluminum Company.

Rashid Al Zayani

Board Member
Midal Cables

Rashid Al Zayani sits on the boards of Midal Cables Group and Alzayani Investments, a Shareholder of Midal Cables. He is also Managing Director to Zayani Industries, the Alzayani family’s holding company for its industrial investments.

Rashid Al Zayani started with Midal Cables as a Special Project Engineer in 2010 focusing on setting up new manufacturing units outside Bahrain including Midal Kablo in Bozuyuk, Turkey; Midal Cables International in Tomago, Australia; Midal Cables International Matola, Mozambique and Midal Cables Saudi in Dammam in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

In 2013, he became Assistant to Managing Director in Midal Cables and was appointed to overlook international projects and ventures.

Rashid graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics.

Ahmed Farooqui

General Manager - Procurement & Supply Chain
Oman Cable Industry

Started career in Quality Control/Assurance with a Glass manufacturing company and then in a Liquid Sugar manufacturing company. Moved to sales & marketing and joined a specialty chemicals firms dealing in metal treatment chemicals leading the technical sales team. In 1987 Joined Shell Chemicals in its polymer division with the responsibility for sales of various polymers in the southern region in Pakistan. In the 10 years’ stay with Shell Chemicals, held various positions starting from Sales Officer to managing the chemicals business in the country. In 1997 moved to Shell Oil in its Lubricant Business area and managed various local and regional positions in Lubricant Supply Chain, these included Material Procurement Manager for Shell Pakistan, Regional Supply Network Planning Manager for Middle East, South Asia and Central Asia covering 30 countries and Regional Materials Manager for Middle East and South Asia, both based at Dubai.

Since 2007, working with Oman Cables Industry SAOG in Oman as Generals Manager leading the procurement and supply chain function, comprising of multidisciplinary, multicultural teams having a procurement spend of about half a billion US Dollars.

Roland Janssen

Vice President, Wire and Cable
Borouge

Roland Janssen is the Vice President Marketing Centre Wire & Cable at Borouge since January 2012, based in Singapore. Through his role, he is leading Borouge’s Wire & Cable marketing team in creating and executing the Wire & Cable strategy. Janssen is responsible for managing specific marketing activities including technical services, marketing and product management.

Prior to joining Borouge, Janssen was the General Sales Manager for Borealis’ Business Unit Wire & Cable in the Americas and Vice President of Borealis Compounds Inc. in New Jersey, USA, since 2009. He was responsible for developing and implementing commercial strategies and business plans in the American region.

Janssen started at Borealis in Europe in 2007 as a Commercial Excellence Programme Leader, responsible for establishing best-in-class processes and tools within the Polyolefin Business Group. Prior to joining Borealis, Janssen held several business management positions within the Automotive Business Group at the Dow Chemical Company since 1998. He started his career in 1994 at Volkswagen in Germany where he held various positions and responsibilities in the group’s procurement department.

Janssen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Automotive Engineering from the HTS Autotechniek in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands, since 1993, in addition to a Master of Science degree in Automotive Engineering from the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield, UK, since 1994. Janssen is a Dutch national.

Hakan Lennartsson

Value Chain Marketing Manager
Borouge Pte. Ltd.

Hakan Lennartsson is currently Senior Technical Service Manager for Wire & Cable materials at Borouge Hong Kong Ltd. He joined Borouge Hong Kong Ltd. in January 2002.

Hakan Lennartsson is born in 1955 in Sweden and has studied chemistry at the University of Linkoping in Sweden and University of Sussex in UK..

He joined Borealis, in 1989 and has worked with development of materials for wire and cable applications as well as  technical service for W&C materials.

Before joining Borealis he worked at Iko Cables, Grimsas Sweden 1975-1982 and at Ericsson Cables, Hudiksvall Sweden, 1984-1988 respectively. He held different positions focusing on materials, material testing, and processing and cable production.

Paolo Miolo

Sales and Marketing Director
CESI S.p.A

Born in 1967, received the Doctor’s degree in Electrotechnical engineering from the Padova University in 1994.

Working for more than 20 years in the energy sector, after a technical training and experience in HV equipment he has started a commercial career in Coelme first and later on in Alstom Grid where he grow up to the role of country sales director. Since 2014 he is engaged in CESI as marketing and sales direct of the testing division, with laboratories in Milano, Berlin and Manheim.

Aly Diab Fiet

Design and Engineering Manager
BK Gulf

Aly Diab is the Design and Engineering Manager for BK Gulf, the winner of the MEP Middle East Contractor of the year award in 2015.  Aly has an extensive engineering and design management experience working on major construction projects both in the UK and Middle East.  He worked on the Heathrow Terminal 5 Rail projects and the new Heathrow Terminal 2 Concourse B project with Balfour Beatty and currently leading the Engineering and BIM Department for BK Gulf.  He is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), he is also a Chartered Manager and Member of the Chartered Management Institute.  He conducted research into engineering and project management including off-site fabrication at the University of Manchester where he was awarded his Masters and Doctorate degrees. He judged the UK IET Built Environment Innovation awards in 2011 and 2012 and was a Member of the Big 5 advisory panel in 2015.

Ali Zetawi

Business Development Director
Nuhas(Emirates National Copper Factory)

Results-oriented professional with strong professional experience in Copper Business. Mr. Ali is the Business Development Director in one of leading copper manufacturing company based in Abu Dhabi” Emirates National Copper Factory -NUHAS”, Mr. Ali started with “NUHAS” from the start -up stage, the company “NUHAS” is the first local manufacturer of Copper Bus bar, Enamel Copper wires and Paper insulated copper conductor in UAE.

He demonstrated experience in operation management, procurement advisory, Strategic & Financial Planning, Financial & Market Analysis, Business Development and Process Improvement.

Zaid Aljanabi

Senior Specialist - Research
Emirates Global Aluminium

Zaid leads the market research unit at Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA). He previously worked for Thomson Reuters and Metal Bulletin Research in London as a metals market analyst. Prior to that, he managed the precious and base metals research unit at Diapason Commodities Management. He began his commodities research career thirteen years ago as a global energy economist with AUPEC, an oil and gas consultancy firm. Zaid holds an MSc in international economics from the University of Amsterdam and an MA in economics from the University of Aberdeen. He also studied for a year at the Université Panthéon-Assas Paris II as part of the European exchange programme.

Philip Radbourne

Director, Wire and Cable
Integer Research

Mr Philip Radbourne, Director of Wire and Cable Business from Integer Research. Philip heads up the wire and cable research team at Integer Research Ltd. He is one of the founders of the company. Philip has managed market studies, which analysed a range of products from power cables, magnet wire, LAN data cables to copper telecom and fibre optic cables. He has also worked on a range of products from power cables to LAN data cables. He worked with management in a number of cable companies, covering company strategy, market analysis and technical studies.

Mi Na Ha

Analyst
Integer Research

Mina Ha works as an analyst across all areas at Integer Research. She holds a M.Sc. in Economics from Royal Holloway, University of London. Prior to joining, she was an industry analyst at Shinhan Bank in Seoul, South Korea, where she dealt with renewable energy and IT industry matters. She also has four years of research and consultancy experience in the Asia-Pacific region.

Bas Verhoeven

Director, Global Business Development
KEMA Laboratories

Mr. Verhoeven received an M.SC. degree in Power Engineering from the Eindhoven University of Technology before joining KEMA in 1991 as R&D specialist on digital protection systems for high voltage power networks. As of 1995 he worked as a consultant on international projects for high voltage power network design and protection. In 2000 he was appointed as manager of KEMA’s High Voltage Laboratory, which became the world’s largest commercially operated laboratory under his guidance. He was assigned as Director of KEMA Laboratories, including the High Power Laboratory and the High Voltage Laboratory, in 2011. Mr. Verhoeven now holds the position of Director for Business Development, Research & Innovation. He is a member of the Board of the NEC, the Dutch IEC, as well as Chairman of the international Short Circuit Test Liaison (STL), and has authored numerous papers on testing and certification of power components.”

Uberto Vercellotti

Market and Product Development
CESI - Italy

Born in 1959, received the Doctor’s degree in Electrical engineering from the Milan Polythechnic in 1984 and joined CESI in 1985. Working in CESI he has gained 30th years of experience in the cable sector where he has been engaged in testing different cables and accessories. He is involved in Standardization bodies like CENELEC and IEC e.g. since 2003 till now Chairman of IEC TC 89 "Fire hazard testing". He worked abroad, mainly in Europe but also in Azerbaijan, Russia, and Ukraine from 1998 till 2006.

He is now engaged in CESI Market and Product Development.

Gerd Zirkus

Senior Business Development Manager Wire & Cable, ECCOH High Performance Solutions
PolyOne Corporation

Dr. Gerd Zirkus is the senior development manager for the Wire & Cable ECCOH High Performance Solutions business of PolyOne, a global leader in advance polymer solutions, systems and services.

Since 2001, when he joined Polyone, he has held several management positions in material development, marketing and sales. Prior to PolyOne, Gerd served in positions of increasing responsibility at Akzo Chemicals, Nexans and  PPM; he has more than 28 years of experience in the wire & cable industry.

Gerd holds a doctorate degree of organic chemistry from the University of Cologne, Germany.

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Ahmed Farooqui - Oman Cable Industry

General Manager - Procurement & Supply Chain

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Roland Janssen - Borouge

Vice President, Wire and Cable

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Hakan Lennartsson - Borouge Pte. Ltd.

Value Chain Marketing Manager

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Paolo Miolo - CESI S.p.A

Sales and Marketing Director

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Aly Diab Fiet - BK Gulf

Design and Engineering Manager

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Ali Zetawi - Nuhas(Emirates National Copper Factory)

Business Development Director

Results-oriented professional with strong professional experience in Copper Business. Mr.…

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Zaid Aljanabi - Emirates Global Aluminium

Senior Specialist - Research

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Philip Radbourne - Integer Research

Director, Wire and Cable

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Analyst

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Bas Verhoeven - KEMA Laboratories

Director, Global Business Development

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Uberto Vercellotti - CESI - Italy

Market and Product Development

Born in 1959, received the Doctor’s degree in Electrical engineering…

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Gerd Zirkus - PolyOne Corporation

Senior Business Development Manager Wire & Cable, ECCOH High Performance Solutions

Dr. Gerd Zirkus is the senior development manager for the Wire…

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