Head of the Middle East

Ziad Matar is currently senior director and head of the Middle East region for Qualcomm. He joined Qualcomm in 2010 as director of business development in the Middle East. Prior to that, Mr. Ziad spent more than 10 years at Ericsson in numerous technology, marketing and sales positions across the Middle East and West Africa. Ziad has extensive experience in relationship building, business development, strategic thinking, and sales & marketing management, among other areas. Ziad holds an MBA from Notre Dame University and a BE in Computer and Communications Engineering from the American University of Beirut.