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stc Group to Continue Chairmanship of the Board of Directors of SAMENA Council

SAMENA Telecommunications Council announces that its Board of Directors will continue to be spearheaded by stc Group; a founding Member of the Council.

In strategic collaboration with stc Group, Mobily, China Mobile International, the Communication, Space & Technology Commission (CSTC) of Saudi Arabia, and the 193 Member States and private-sector driven UN premier ICT agency, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), SAMENA Telecommunications Council held its Rising for Industry Sustainability & Efficiencies (RISE) Conference on 11th January 2023 at Fairmont Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Following the RISE conference, the Board of Directors of SAMENA Council congregated at Fairmont Riyadh, preceded by General Assembly of the other Members of the Council.

Through consensus, Chairmanship of stc, represented by Eng. Olayan Alwetaid, Group CEO of stc, was renewed for the 2023-2024 term. The Board indicated confidence in stc’s leadership, and Chairman Alwetaid expressed his commitment to deliver on the expectations of the Board and the SAMENA Council.

From Saudi Arabia, Eng. Salman Al Badran, CEO of Mobily and Eng. Alhamedi Alanezi, CEO of Arabsat, are also among the Board Members of SAMENA Council.

Source: SAMENA Council Press release