Abu Dhabi-based telecommunications company, Etisalat, has appointed Ahmed Al Awadi as its chief financial officer.
The appointment is in line with the company’s efforts to enhance its financial performance and strengthen its senior management team, a statement from the company said.
Al Awadi will be responsible for managing several financial roles at Etisalat while contributing to the execution of its strategic business plans, the statement said. He has over 13 years of experience within the telecommunications industry with significant knowledge in finance. He also possesses a keen understanding of local and regional markets, which will contribute in boosting efficiency, and enhancing shareholders’ value.
Saleh Al Abdooli, chief executive officer, Etisalat, said: “Ahmed is an accomplished leader in the area of telecom finance and his insights will be crucial for Etisalat as we strategise our future growth.”