Hani Yassin responsibilities include defining group-wide mobile and fixed network evolution strategy, driving development of new mobile and fixed technologies as well as developing network strategies to achieve synergies and savings across Etisalat International Opcos. Yassin works with Etisalat International Opcos on developing network architecture framework and standards, based on latest global technology trends and best practices. Other area of focus is analyzing relevant technology processes to recommend optimizations in order to enhance functional performance and efficiency. Yassin was previously head of Product and Technology Marketing at Qualcomm International overseeing the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia, and responsible for defining and executing Qualcomm’s strategy to promote royalty-bearing technologies and product portfolio across the region. Prior to moving to the Middle East, he assumed several leadership roles in engineering management at Qualcomm headquarters in the USA. He has bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York and a Master’s from Georgia Institute of Technology.