Meet Wael Ali, CEQUENS New Chief Commercial Officer


Cairo, Egypt, Feb 20, 2020 - CEQUENS, the Communication Platform as a Service (CPaaS) provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Wael Ali as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).

Ali* will lead and drive all aspects of sales and marketing across the six regional offices, in addition to the channel and alliance strategies globally to meet CEQUENS ambitious global expansion plans.

Joining CEQUENS with a wealth of experience from the telecommunications and service industry, Ali will foresee the extensive strategic coordination and business development strategy capabilities. Ali's successful 20+ year record in Vodafone, Raya, and LinkdotNet, across MENA, Europe, and APAC region, will be an invaluable asset to CEQUENS.

Prior to joining CEQUENS*, Ali was the Global Head of Enterprise Commercial and Operations at Vodafone Shared Services, overseeing the commercial operations of Egypt, Hungary, and India. Throughout his 13+ years career at Vodafone, he's held and managed various departments and teams, including Service Marketing & Business Development, Design and Transition, Enterprise Services, Global Enterprise Operations and Delivery, among many others. 

"I am delighted to welcome Wael Ali to the CEQUENS family," said Karim Khorshed, CEO and Founder of CEQUENS. “His strong business acumen, deep industry knowledge, and successful track record of excellence in the telecom industry, Ali is the perfect person to spearhead the commercial operations and drive results as we continue to evolve and grow in 2020."

"CEQUENS is an exceptional company, one that has managed to grow and expand successfully, both on a regional and global level," commented Wael Ali. "With a strong suite of communication solutions, an incredible team, and visionary plans for expansion across the Middle East and Africa, CEQUENS future looks bright - which makes this an exciting move for me. I look forward to driving existing MEA operations and supporting our global expansion."

CEQUENS currently serves numerous corporations across the banking, fintech, medical, transportation industries, and services sectors; including Al Rajhi Bank – the world's largest Islamic bank, SWVL, Anghami, XPay, Telegram, and more.

*This press release is also published on ZAWYA, Endeavor's Monthly Newsletter, and Alan Quayle's insights on the telecom industry.




We're a leading Communication Platform as a Service (CPaaS) provider in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region that aims to bridge communication gaps in a communication-driven world.

Powered by innovation and guided by a Cloud-First and Mobile-First approach, we provide omnichannel communication APIs that enable enterprises and developers to communicate with their customer base worldwide.

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