Dr. Walid Moneimne

Dr. Walid Moneimne is the CEO of Aspenta, an Atlanta based USA telecom operator focusing on roaming worldwide and M2M.

Dr. Walid Moneimne is also the Chairman of NURATEL, a company specialized in business development and solution selling in the technology sector in the Middle East. NURATEL FZ LLC represents a certain number of leading technology companies in the Middle East.

Prior to this, Walid was the Senior Vice President for Nokia Networks for Europe Middle East and Africa and he served as Chairman for Nokia Siemens Networks for the Middle East and Africa region. Prior to that Walid worked in various senior positions in Dell as Vice President for Enterprise in EMEA and Vice President of HP for Emerging Markets and Regional General Manager at Xerox Corporation in the US and in Europe. Walid led very large organizations in his experience in sales, marketing and service. He led the pre integration team for the merger of HP and Compaq in 2002.

Among his many credentials, Walid was named as the Middle East IT executive of the year in 1996 and received the Life Career Achievement Award in 2001. Walid was also named the Telecom Executive of the Year at Arab Telecom and Internet Forum 2006.

Walid holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Grenoble, France, a MBA from HEC France and Wharton Business School, USA. He also completed a computer engineering degree from ENSIMAG in France.

He is fluent in English, French and Arabic.