A seasoned entrepreneur and telecom executive, Khaled Sherif has been founding startups since 1997 after earning his PhD in Electronics from France’s University of Lille. His most recent role was Deputy to the Minister of Communications and Information Technology in Egypt from 2015 to 2016. Prior to the Ministry, Dr. Khaled spent 8 years at Mobily, where he last served as SEVP Corporate Transformation. Dr. Khaled is fluently trilingual in English, French, and Arabic and in addition to his PhD, he holds Masters and Bachelors Engineering degrees from Cairo University where he served as Electronics Professor for 15 years.