Afghan Biographies


Name MTM
Ethnic backgr.
Date of birth
Function/Grade Telecommunications operator in Afghanistan
History and Biodata

Management Team as of 20120626:
Hassan Jaber
- CEO - Chief Executive Officer
Chris Krupski - CFO - Chief Finance Officer
Raed Kanaan - CTO - Chief Technical Officer
Dani Abu Ghaida - CIO - Chief Information Officer
Roger Merheb - GM - Capital Projects
Raul Ernesto Velasco - CMO - Chief Marketing Officer
Omer Mahgoub - GM - Sales & Distribution
Kauser Najmee - GM - Customer Relation
Alex D’Souza - GM - Human Resources
Zaher Surgul - Sr. Manager-Security


MTN Group is a South Africa-based multinational mobile telecommunications company, operating in many African and Middle Eastern countries. Its head office is in Johannesburg. MTN is a telecommunications operator in the Middle East and Africa. Through its legal entity Areeba, the company won the second GSM license in Afghanistan in July 2006 and was later re-branded to MTN in 2008. Investcom is behind Areeba and MTN. Investcom is listed on London and Dubai stock exchanges.Investcom has more than 4 million subscribers. The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology issued 3G internet license to MTN Company. MTN paid US$25 million for the license to Afghan Government.(20120621)

Last Modified 2012-06-26
Established 2012-06-26