DUBAI Jan 9 Saudi Arabian telecom operator
Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) said on Monday it has
appointed Ahmed Abdelsalam Abdelrahman to replace its chief
executive Ahmad Farroukh.
Mobily's board accepted the resignation of Farroukh and
approved Abdelrahman's appointment effective Jan. 9, the telco
said in a bourse statement.
The appointment follows the Dec. 25 announcement from
minority owner United Arab Emirates telecommunications
conglomerate Etisalat that its management agreement
with Mobily had ended and the two parties were working on a new
(Reporting by Alexander Cornwell, editing by Louise Heavens)