Comium Group

Founder, Chairman & CEO: Dr. Nizar Dalloul

Dr. Nizar Dalloul has over two decades of solid achievement in business and the telecom sector. After completing a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Boston University in 1986, Dr. Dalloul became director of International Operations for Compudyne International. Four years later, Dr. Dalloul’s desire to improve his native Lebanon, and the wider region led him to establish International Technologies Integration (ITI), a company dedicated to creating telecommunications solutions in the Middle East. He went on to establish LibanCell, Lebanon’s first mobile service operator, before applying his vision of leveraging the powers of communication to bring people and communities closer together to a bold new venture, the Comium Group. Under his leadership, Comium has become a world-class telecommunications leader, and a premier telecom provider in Africa, with rapidly expanding operations that span five continents. (http://www.nizardalloul.com)

   

Vice Chairman: Ali Dalloul

Ali Dalloul started his career as a financial analyst with a well renowned American company, specializing in Emerging Markets’ investments. Member of the Management Committee of a Lebanese Telecommunications Company, he built extensive experience in the field of Telecom services. Later as Chairman of Vega Group in 1995, the group that held majority of LibanCell, one of the two licensed GSM operators in Lebanon, he also managed LibanNet, a company that represented Motorola and Ericsson handsets in Lebanon. Mr. Dalloul is now Vice President of Comium Group. Included in his many responsibilities is the overseeing of the Comium operations and the leadership of critical and strategic partnerships for the Group. With his years of extensive experience Mr. Dalloul brings the best in strategic vision and operations enhancements to the Group.

   

Group PR & Communications Director: Fida Sakr

Fida Sakr  has joined Comium Group in February 2006. She is in charge of the Group Corporate PR & Communications activities. Fida brings more than 10 years of experience in the Media, PR, and Communications field. Prior to joining Comium, she was the Communications Director for Orascom Telecom Algeria, and contributed to growing the "Djezzy" operation in a highly complex market.

Prior to that, Fida, held the position of Senior Communications manager at Orange international France for over 4 years during which she was in charge of managing communications related to Orange expansion activities abroad. She participated in launching MobileCom in Jordan, as well the rebranding of other France Telecom Mobile subsidiaries in Europe. She also worked with FTML in charge of all through the line activities for the Cellis Brand.

 

   

Group Procurement Director: Bassem M. Oussama Attar

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Mr. Bassem M. Oussama Attar is an expert in the telecom Business starting from the local GSM network operator in Lebanon, LibanCell and reaching the group procurement director of Comium

During his 12 years experience in the international telecom business, Mr. Attar played key roles in the implementation and development of TKC, telecommunications KISH Company in Iran, Viva Cell in Armenia and Comium Liberia.

Also in the gulf region, as the Contracts and Pre-Sales manager of PTS, Precise telecom Services, a subsidiary company of MDS Holding, Mr. ATTAR was the authorized personnel dealing with vendors like Motorola, NSN and Huawei for GSM operators projects like Mobily, Zain, du and STC respectively in KSA, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar.

Mr. Attar is an effective leadership as accredited by ISM, the institute of Sales & Management , a holder of a BSC degree in Engineering from the local university of Beirut (BAU, Beirut Arab University), Projects Management professional PMP from LAU (Lebanese American University ) and Certified Quality Management Systems Auditor QMS from BVQI Bureau Veritas Quality International.