Gulf Bridge International names new acting CEO


Gulf Bridge International names new acting CEO

GBI welcomes Amr Eid as a new acting CEO. (Image provided)

Gulf Bridge International (GBI), a global service provider which owns and operates a multi-layer carrier neutral network connecting the world to the Middle East, has appointed Amr Eid as a new acting CEO, effective immediately.

Eid will take on the new post in addition to his role and responsibilities as chief commercial officer.

“Amr Eid has been nominated by the Board of Directors in recognition of his sounding accomplishments,” Abdulla Al Rwaili, executive vice chairman and managing director at GBI, said.

“Amr Eid will focus on leading GBI through its progressive growth plans spearheading the company’s transformation and will enforce GBI’s positioning as a global multilayer services provider,” Al Rwaili added.

Eid, holds Bachelor’s Degree in Computer and Telecommunications Engineering in addition to Post Graduate studies in Operations and Finance.

He brings over 23 years of experience in the technology and telecommunications industries, having worked at leadership positions for numerous global multinational companies.

He enjoys a solid industry track record of achievements in building new companies, divisions and subsidiaries, creating innovative go to market strategies, having won many recognitions and awards regionally and internationally over the span of his successful career.

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