Anis Tabka has accumulated over 22 years of Telecommunications experience both on the Service provider (Sourcing and Supply Chain) and Telecommunications equipment vendor (Commercial for Global operators). Anis has acquired wide experience working in very diverse environments from very large and established Fortune 500 companies like AT&T and Siemens in the USA and Germany to start-ups in the Middle East (UAE) Major contributor to the win of Dubai Smart City and other major Digital Transformation projects in the UAE. Led major outsourcing of Network Operations and IT departments. During his career in Siemens, he held Global Accounts Management positions handling major US Telcos. He has also held Financial Controlling positions with the R&D and production Business Units. Anis was a crucial team player part of the Executive Management team that started in 2006 the UAE 2nd Telecom operator du in a very competitive market. Currently Anis is managing the Sourcing, Contract management, Logistics and Distribution channels of the Telecom Operator du out of Dubai. His Sourcing department manages the whole company spend of over + USD 1 Billion/year. Under his leadership, du was the first Telco in the Middle East to get awarded the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply award in Q 4 2010. His educational achievements include an MBA in International Finance from University of Central Florida USA and, and a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Marketing and Management from the City University of New York