SAMER GEISSAH

Vice President- Consumer New Business and Innovation at du

Bio

Samer Geissah is currently Vice President,  Consumer New Business and Innovation at du. He was formerly Vice President, Consumer Home and Multimedia, Commercial, at du. With over 20 years of both operator and vendor experience, Samer was responsible driving the Consumer Home and Multimedia segment in the Commercial Marketing department. Responsible for the home voice, broadband and IPTV service in addition to the national WiFi propositions. Prior to that Samer inspired the Innovation team which delivered all of the du’s digital portfolio products and apps in 2013. Samer held several positions in technology as VP Core and VAS Engineering teams responsible for the Fixed, Mobile, International, IPTV and IP Telephony Core and VAS networks in du. Prior to that he was responsible for the planning, deployment and operations of the du Mobile Network as the Executive Director of the Mobile Network. Prior to that Samer worked for six years with Siemens Communications covering the mobile networks in the Middle East, Northern Africa, Iran and Pakistan regions. He held several telecommunication software development assignments in Vancouver, Canada and Raleigh, North Carolina prior to that in the areas of soft switching and IP Based Networks.

Samer Graduated from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, with a double major in Computer Engineering and Computer Science in 1993.