Zain KSA is the newest player in the mobile telecommunication market of Saudi Arabia with a view to achieving a 30% customer market share of the Kingdom’s mobile market within five years by building a trusted and effective telecommunication provider for the largest country in the Middle East. Among the services provided by Zain KSA we find: Voice services (calls, international roaming, voicemail, conference call, voice SMS), SMS and MMS services, SIM applications (subscription channels, downloadable pictures, ringtones, games, applications...), 3G and 3.5G services (video call, daily downloadable comedy…).
Peter Kaliaropoulos joined Zain Saudi Arabia as a highly-accomplished telecom professional with over 30 years experience in the international ICT sector. In senior executive roles he led teams to transform and grow a number of mobile and fully integrated operators operating across Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions.
In the last 12 years Peter led executive teams within Batelco Group, Ooredoo Kuwait and Zain across the Middle East. His previous experience includes leadership roles with Singtel (MD Optus Business, Aus), Telstra (MD Mobiles, Aus), Clear Communications (CEO, NZ), StarHub (COO, Singapore) and various other senior executive roles with BT Asia Pacific and Telstra USA. Peter has also contributed as a Director on the boards of a number of established telecommunications companies and ICT start-ups in Australia, USA, Singapore, India and the Middle East.
Peter Kaliaropoulos holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) from the University of NSW (Sydney, Australia) and a Master of Business Administration, from Macquarie University (Sydney).