Mr. Lewa Abukhait

Position and Company: 
Senior Alliance Manager – Middle East, Research in Motion

Lewa Abukhait Joined Research In Motion – BlackBerry in May 2011 as Senior Alliance Manager – Middle East. His role in RIM is to engage with Middle East mobile content eco system in order to create and build strategic alliances and partnerships through interacting with local content providers and developers. Before Joining RIM Lewa was Vice President for Mobile Services at Arvato Mobile Middle East – Getmo. Lewa has been at the forefront of mobile content and services for the last decade. Worked as Mobile Services Manager in MBC Group where he was leading all mobile related projects in one of the biggest media groups in Arab world. Started mobile VAS career in Jordan with Orange Group as Regulatory Leader in VAS Department handling verification and legislation of VAS services for Orange Mobile Unit in Jordan (AKA Mobilecom). Moving ahead to The Ministry of Industry and Trade in Jordan as Competition Advisor on Telecom Sector for H.E The Minister of Industry and Trade, before travelling to UAE to join MBC Group in 2006.