Chief Policy & Regulatory Officers Group

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Policy Group is comprised of senior public policy representatives from the largest operator groups in the Middle East and North Africa region.

The group represents the interest of the region’s operators on the GSMA Board’s agenda and its Global Policy Group.

This group provides strategic direction to the GSMA in the Middle East and North Africa region, in particular, to determine the Regional Group’s public policy priorities, as part of the GSMA’s annual business planning cycle, in coordination with the Board’s Policy and Strategy Committees and the GSMA’s Global Policy Group.

GSMA MENA Policy Group Team

Rob Middlehurst

Vice President – Industry Policy & Institution Relations, ETISALAT (Emirates Telecommunications Corporation)

Nezih Dincbudak

Director Regulatory Affairs Africa, Middle East & Asia, Orange

Zyad Alkhwaiter

General Manager, Regulatory Affairs at Saudi Telecom Group (STC) Saudi Telecom Group (STC), STC

Dr. Andrew Arowojolu

Chief Regulatory Officer, Zain

Dr. Andrew Arowojolu