Director, Public Speaker, and Small Business Owner in the United Arab Emirates
I'm a Managing Director and Co-founder at MIMV, the holding company of App3ad & iPhoneIslam. I bring over 12 years of extensive business experience in both the corporate and the entrepreneurial arena. Prior to MIMV, I was responsible for Mobility Solutions Sales at Microsoft, managing Microsoft devices business in the MEA region. Before Microsoft, I was among a team of four who established Nokia Regional office back in 2006. My last role was a Business Development Manager for Near East and North Africa running Nokia Ecosystem and Partner Engagement, where I led the launch of the first Nokia Mobile Lab in MEA.
In parallel with my main professional activities, I'm regularly involved in various programs and events providing support and coaching to aspiring entrepreneurs. I also served as Advisory Board member at eshtery, etpa3 and ingez, in addition to other business facilitation and consultancy roles.
I'm ambassador of One Young World where he was appointed to represent Egypt. I'm a devout tech geek, passionate about traveling, and loves to be called by his nickname Galilu.