ROLE PLAYERS 2018 - Cyril Anand

Cyril Anand

Strategic Accounts - Ooredoo Qatar

Harvard Alum with 15 + years of experience across Technology, Media & Telecom and functional expertise in the area of Business Development, Sales, Strategy and Innovation.

Hands on experience of working through the phases of Start-up, Growth, Rapid scaling and Turnaround in many strategic programs in Ooredoo Qatar.

Key responsibility entrusted in Ooredoo was to establish New Lines of Business, which have been successful established to cater to IBS/Network Business and Sports & Entertainment ICT business.

Currently leading a team of senior personnel across functional areas of Business development, ICT Solution architects and Partnership management, who are responsible for managing the business of Mega Projects such as Lusail Smart City, 2022 and many other large Programs contributing to the QNV 2030.

Accomplished keynote speaker, delivered speeches at international, regional and national conference such as the GSMA, Innovate India, World Stadium Congress, Soccerex, Arab Future Cites.

Professional Experience in Ooredoo Qatar (10 + years)
• Director, Strategic Accounts
• Asst. Director, Mega Projects and ICT Business Development

• PLD (Executive MBA), Harvard Business School, Boston, MA - 2015
• VLP (Value Leader Program), HEC Paris - 2012

Current social/professional engagements:
• Chairman & CEO of Vivartana Ventures India Pvt. Ltd.
An Enterprise created to transform the Social Infrastructure (VVIPL)