Yves Gauthier was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Egyptian Company for Mobile Services (Mobinil) in November 2011 by Board consensus. He has joined Mobinil bringing with him extensive experience in the field of Telecommunications, accumulated over many years, by assuming various executive positions in multi-national operators around the world.
Prior to Mobinil, Gauthier served as CEO in mobile operators such as Tunisiana from 2007 till November 2011. He has also been the CEO of Orange Netherlands from 2005 till 2007 whereas from 2001 till 2005, he served as Deputy CEO and Chief Commercial Officer of Orange Romania. Gauthier also assumed the Chief Commercial Officer position of CTE El Salvador from 1999 till 2000
From 1994 till 1998, Gauthier worked as Director of Corporate Customers and Seamless Products of TELMEX in the United States and Mexico. At the beginning of his career and prior to 1994, Gauthier held numerous positions within France Telecom Group.
Gauthier, received a Bachelor degree in Telecommunications, and completed his Masters in Telecommunications Business from the Institute National des Telecommunications de EVRY, France