Ahmed Al Yateem

General Manager

Mr. Ahmed Al Yateem , a seasoned IT and Telecommunications professional with over 22 years of experience in the industry has led complex, multi-cultural, multi-functional, multi lingual teams from various countries.

His contributions to building EDCH brand since its inception has been invaluable – and made him one of our most valued leaders. Ahmed creates value to shareholders, customers, employees and business processes by implementing world class technologies and best practices to deliver high value and quality at the lowest costs.

Prior to becoming GM he was the VP of Marketing which included Sales, Business Development and Portfolio Strategy Management.

Etisalat has recognized his contributions with several performance awards, Ahmed’s natural acumen extends to all levels within the industry and is a well-respected figure. He holds a Master’s Degree (Management of Entrepreneurial Leadership) with Honors from Hamdan Bin Mohammed University in 2014.


Tamer Abou-alam

VP/Sales & Business Development

Tamer Abou-alam joined EDCH in 2021, leading sales and businss development globally in addition to product management and marketing. Tamer has more than 20 years of experience in the telecom industry working in multi-national organizations. Prior to his current role, Tamer was appointed Head of regional trading at Telefonica Global Roaming based in Munich, Germany. During his time at TGR, Tamer managed the roaming wholesales business for Telefonica group globally in different regions. He also served as Executive Director Sales and other senior commercial positions in different telecom service providers. Tamer holds a bachelor degree in political science and an MBA in general management in 2010.


Syed Najeeb ur Rahman


Syed Najeeb ur Rahman serves as VP Finance of EDCH. He joined EDCH in 1999 and has more that 20 years of experience in accounting, financial analysis, budgeting, compliance etc.

Before being nominated as VP Finance he has also played crucial role in setting up the financial clearing department in EDCH and its various automation projects.

Najeeb earned a bachelors degree in accountancy from Osmania University, Hyderabad India.


Faisal Al-Tenaiji

Director/Financial Business Management

Faisal Al-Tenaiji joined EDCH in 2003, as head of settlement team till 2009. Then Faisal headed the department of Financial Business Management till 2021. Recently Faisal appointed as the head of Service operations & Delivery department. He has an experience of more than 18 years in GSM world working in different areas of managing the services. Mr. Altenaiji managed to build an excellent reputation of EDCH among the GSM industry as one of the oldest member of EDCH’s family. Faisal’s main goal is to maximize the customer satisfaction as well getting the employees trust. Faisal holds a bachelor degree in Management and MBA concentrate in managing the human resources


Mohamed Yahya Alkamali

Director/Business Excellence

Electronic and communication engineer with master in Quality Management. Over 20 years of experience in IT and telecommunication fields. Successfully managed Service Delivery and Customer Satisfaction lead to high scores in Customer satisfaction. Developing and strengthening the management systems and processes of an organization to improve performance and create value for stakeholders. Approach to achieving excellence in everything that an organization does (including leadership, strategy, customer focus, information management, people and processes) and most importantly achieving superior business results.


Asif Ansari

Director/IT Development

Asif Ansari, a highly skilled and adaptable IT professional with more than 25 years of technical and managerial learning journey. In the current capacity he is responsible for developing and implementing technical strategy and provide the effective leadership in delivering IT solutions that optimize the business value for the EDCH and its business partners in ICT domain.

Asif joined EDCH in 1998 as Software Programmer, during the tenure he led several projects related to technology transformation, operational efficiency, and business excellence.

Asif holds Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics from University of Mumbai with specialization in Software Application.