I joined forces with IBM to establish the first Digital platform of executives in the UAE. Founders of this initiative included executives from ENBD, du, Heidrick & Struggles, Chalhoub Group among others. Stay tune for more!
I participated as a panelist along Digital Transformation colleagues from Microsoft, SAP, Oracle and Deloitte on the Digital transformation Conclave organized by the SP Jain School of Business. Great insights and common challenges! more to come!
I was invited to join a selected panel of experts and participate as a jury on the Effie Awards. The effies recognize the best marketing execution campaigns and tactics across all industries. A great privilege and honor to be part of such a prestigious award.
A conversation on Digital Transformation and the need for MEA companies to embrace digital technologies, not to create insular advances, but rather to reinvent their customer experiences and therefore their operations.
Authored publications on innovation, entrepreneurship and telecom featured with World Economic Forum, INSEAD, IBC, Informa, OECD and UN. Regular invited speaker to international telecom, digital and entrepreneurship conferences.
Al finalizar sus estudios de posgrado, el año 2008, se incorporó a Booz & Company en Dubai y dos años más tarde entró a trabajar a Etisalat como director de estrategia, a cargo de 10 países en África. Luego fue promovido a vicepresidente de marketing de la misma empresa, en la que trabajó hasta este año.
Inspiration and future will be the base of the Third International Seminar of America Digital Latin American Congress of Business & Technology 2017, where best sellers authors, disruptive enterprise founders that had transform the way we live and do business, global leaders & world level experts will inspire us with their experience and vision about the changes we should confront as executives, companies and society in the digital era to maintain our competitiveness.
JJ joined Harvard Business Review for their Digital Transformation day in partnership with IBM. At the event, JJ delivered a keynote focused on Digital Reinvention and how companies can embrace digital to transform.
Juan Jose De La Torre, IBM MEA, speaks about how retailers can adopt and benefit from digital transformation (eCommerce/Retail Show Middle East 2016) Learn more about marketing and customer engagement solutions: http://www.ibm.com/commerce/ae-en/
JJ discussed digital transformation with leading Turkish media highlight keys to success and how to transform Turkish companies. The interview covered the different stages of transformation and JJ's particular vision on how to embark on it. Finally, the interview covered IBM's Watson and its approach to Health among other industries.
With over 10 years in new products and services development and deployment in the telecommunication industry, Gilles focuses on the development of novel mobile services and ecosystems at Qualcomm’s regional offices in Dubai. Prior to that, he held senior management positions in technology, marketing and business development in Europe and North America at companies such as Nortel, Conexant, and Texas Instruments.