Wael is Agency Lead at Google in the MENA region and was previously Regional Manager for Google in Egypt and North Africa. He is an experienced business and corporate leader with a history of creating, delivering and leading profitable groups of businesses, projects and investments and maintaining sustained high growth in challenging, sensitive contexts. As CEO at Emitac Group, he led corporate restructuring of $300M with the objective of fixing both the top and bottom line. He was the regional director of 3Com Middle East and Africa, where he turned around unprofitable and ailing business divisions, as well as, advised the executive management team of 3Com on business strategy and problem-solving. Prior to that he held different managerial positions at IBM, Oracle and Sun Microsystems. Wael earned a BS from Ain Shams University Engineering School in 1989.