AMD Enhances its Presence in Growing Middle East and Northern Africa Region with Three New Appointments

By on October 13, 2009
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AMD today announced three new executive appointments in the MENA region.


AMD today announced three new executive appointments that enhance its business development and channel teams in the MENA (Middle East and Northern Africa) region.

Zaid Ghattas has been named business development manager for the MENA region, primarily responsible for developing customized programs and activities to support the unique requirements of multinational computer manufacturers across the region. Zaid joins AMD from Epson where he held the same position. Fadi Helou has been appointed business development manager for MENA.

Fadi will manage AMD enterprise business relationships in the MENA region. Prior to joining AMD, Fadi worked at Fujitsu Technology Solutions, (formerly FSC), where he was responsible for enterprise sales in the United Arab Emirates.

Rami Al Saleh has been appointed channel sales manager for Middle East and Africa, responsible for sales strategy and planning for the MENA region. Rami will focus on strengthening relationships with ecosystem partners and distributors. Rami joins AMD from Microsoft where he spent the last ten years growing the company’s computer manufacturer channel business for the Middle East and Africa.

“The arrival of such a capable team of established industry veterans is great news for AMD’s ecosystem partners across the region,” said Dr. Gaith Kadir, general manager for AMD MENA region. “As the only company in the industry capable of combining leading-edge computing and graphics technology to deliver a superior user experience, AMD is well positioned to help our customers meet the growing demand for energy-efficient and cost-effective computing solutions.”


Abbas Jaffar Ali is the founder of and a blogger, geek and self-declared tech pundit who can't stop talking about technology. Find him on twitter as @ajaffarali

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