Director – Antipiracy and Content Security
OSN
Accomplished Manager with proven ability to Develop and Implement Antipiracy Strategies that are in-line with, and, support the Core of the Business and its Objectives. Over the years, have Ideated and Led key initiatives within the Antipiracy Department that has lead to disruption of several pirate services, reduce the sales and supply of pirate devices in the markets across the region and over the online forums.
VP and Managing Director
Watch iT
Moustapha Bakheet currently holds position as VP and Managing Director of Watch iT; he launched the first Egyptian online streaming service and drove its success since 2019. Being the first Egyptian-based video streaming service, Moustapha changed the video streaming market in Egypt by providing entertainment alternatives for the Egyptian population.
Chief Content Officer
Shahid
SVP Sales
SmartLabs
Content Country Director MENA
Orange
Senior Vice President – Digital, OTT and Telco
OSN
Zahra Zayat is the SVP leading digital, OTT and telco partnerships at OSN. Under her leadership, OSN re-launched its OTT product hosting over 10k hours of content. Before that, Zahra has launched YuppTV in the MENA and has grown it to become one of the largest OTT platforms serving South Asians in the region. Zahra is an experienced media executive with expertise in OTT, e-commerce, digital transformation, telco partnerships, market entry strategies, technology and Analytics. She is passionate about re-inventing the future of TV and revolutionizing the way TV is viewed across the MENA region. Being awarded “Woman Media Executive of the Year” by BroadcastPro, Zahra is also committed to improving gender diversity and inclusion policies by creating growth opportunities for qualified women in the industry. Prior that, Zahra has held senior leadership and management consulting roles at OSN and Deloitte.
Chief Operating Officer
Egyptian Media Group
Hossam is a leading business executive with wide professional TMT -Technology, Media and Telecom - experience. He spent near to 30 years in leading positions with reputable organizations. Hossam served as the Country Senior Office of Alcatel Lucent Egypt, Regional Manager at Cisco MEA and Regional Manager at Sandvine. Earlier he used to work for AT&T and TE Data.
Chief Business Officer
Weyyak.com/Zee Entertainment
Nadine runs the Arabic digital business and is responsible for the digital transformation. In recent years has focused on building and running all aspects of digital businesses, specifically OTTs. She is passionate about creating innovative digital experiences for mobile and web.
CTO
Rotana Media Group
An individual, with BSc of Computer Engineering from George Washington University, MBA from Georgetown university and a PhD in Telecommunication. He had worked as Media Technologist and Media Investment Consultant for more then 20 years and had heard various top Executive positions through his career.