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King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)
Kyung Hee University (Korea (Rep. of))
University College of Bahrain (Bahrain)
State University of Telecommunication (Ukraine)
N-SOFT Technology SA (Mali)
Romanian Maritime Training Centre - CERONAV (Romania)
Kuwait Telecommunication Company (VIVA) (Kuwait)
Centre de Recherche en Numérique de Sfax (Tunisia)
Fondazione Ugo Bordoni (Italy)
Colegio de Ingenieros Mecánicos y Electricistas, A.C. (Mexico)
Gallaudet University (United States)
Axon Partners Group Consulting (Spain)
Higher Colleges of Technology (United Arab Emirates)
ADD International (Bangladesh)
Lodz University of Technology (Poland)
China International Telecommunication Construction Corporati (China)
World University of Bangladesh (Bangladesh)
Aarhus University - Department of Engineering (Denmark)
Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (Dominican Rep.)
Instituto Especializado de Estudios Superiores Loyola (Dominican Rep.)
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Korea (Rep. of))
Centro Internacional de Investigación Científica en Telecomu (Ecuador)
University of Groningen (Netherlands)
Bournemouth University (United Kingdom)
The University of Zambia School of Natural Sciences (Zambia)
Bharat Broadband Network Limited (India)
The Walt Disney Company (United States)
Mastercard Worldwide (United States)
Panasonic Corporation (Japan)
Sultan Qaboos University (Oman)
Iran University of Science & Technology (Iran (Islamic Republic of))
Agence Ivoirienne de Gestion des Fréquences (AIGF) (Côte d
Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (United States)
Millicom (United Kingdom)
Cryptosoft Ltd. (United Kingdom)
Chongqing University (China)
Birkbeck College University of London (United Kingdom)
Colegio Oficial de Ingenieros de Telecomunicación (Spain)
Bangkok University (Thailand)
Facebook (United States)
Universidad de Cantabria (Spain)
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and (Croatia)
OneWeb (United Kingdom)
Chulalongkorn University, Faculty of Engineering (Thailand)
SFM Technologies (Tunisia)



Jordan Telecom Group

Jordan Telecom Group (JTG) plays a prominent role in the information and communications technology sector. It’s fixed, mobile, internet, content and wholesale services constitute the real base for the kingdom's telecommunications renaissance and contribute to its integration with regional and world economies. In the biggest integration of its kind in the market, the JTG, in 2006, combined its four companies under one umbrella becoming the sole integrated operator in Jordan. In 2007, the Group adopted the Orange brand, the commercial brand of France Telecom Group, one of the world's leading telecommunications companies, for all its fixed, mobile, internet and content services marking another significant achievement in the ICT sector.

Based inJordan (Hashemite Kingdom of)
DomainsMobile ; Telephone ; Internet
ITU Global DirectoryJordan Telecom Group
Mr. Jean-Francois Thomas

Mr. Jean François Thomas, CEO of Jordan Telecom Group - Orange Jordan since October 2012, is a graduate in Business Management and Information Technologies from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications - France. He also graduated in Physics, Mathematics and Economics from Ecole Polytechnique.

He has over 25 years of experience in communications business and occupied marketing, sales, business development, operations and management positions. He has held the responsibilities of Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer at Mauritius Telecom (February 2008 till September 2012). He served as Regional Director (September 2006 - February 2008) at France Telecom, Orange Alsace, Strasbourg, (2001 - 2005) Vice President Asia, France Telecom Long Distance, Hong Kong. He also held several senior management positions from (1997 - 2001) as President, France Telecom Japan, (1991 - 1996) as Director Marketing and Development, France Telecom Worldwide Networks & Services and (1988 - 1992) as Vice President, France Telecom Japan.

Mr. Thomas was elected VP of the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan in 1998 and VP of the European Business Community in Japan in 1999. He also held the position of Chief Financial Officer of the French Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Mauritius from 2010 - 2012 and previously was appointed as the French Government Counselor for international trade. Mr. Thomas is a regular speaker at industry conferences and contributor to industry publications.