Saudi Telecom Company has announced that, upon the Royal Decree appointing HE Dr. Khaled Bin Hussain Biyari as assistant minister of defence for executive affairs, the Board of Directors has approved the resignation of HE Dr. Biyari from his position as CEO of the company.
The Board of Directors has decided to assign Eng. Nasser Bin Sulaiman Al Nasser as acting CEO of the Company starting from 26/2/2018 for a period of six months. Eng. Nasser Bin Sulaiman Al Nasser holds a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, He has extensive experience in the telecommunications sector started with the launch of mobile services in 1996, where he played a key role in the establishment of the mobile network and its expansions. He then moved to CITC. During that period, he played a key role in opening the market and issuing mobile and data licences.
He also worked for Mobily in charge of the network and information technology sector. In 2015, he moved to Saudi Telecom Company as senior VP for technology and operations. In 2018, he was appointed COO of STC, and currently he is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of STC Solutions and a member of the Board of Directors of the Turkish Telecommunications Company, and the Turkish company Avia. Nasser Al Nasser has many specialised courses in communications and networks, as well as advanced courses in finance and leadership.