Ibtesam D.

Network Planning | Solutions Architecture | Transformation | Telecommunication | Information Technology


4G/5G Radio Access Network (RAN) Expert in the Telecommunication and IT sector, with strong expertise in RAN Solutions architecture, transformation strategy towards 5G and OpenRAN/vRAN, Massive MIMO, ...see more

  • Information Technology Data & Telecom


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Vice President, New Enterprise Business

Sheba Platform Ltd.
7 months
May 2020 - Dec 2020
Business unit Head - SAAS based Analytics, Intelligence and communication solution for Large Enterprises, Business model from scratch for one of the top tier high growth startups in Ban...see more

Assistant Vice President, RAN - Technology Forward Planning 5G/IoT

PT Smartfren Telecom Tbk
2 years
Sep 2017 - Aug 2019
- RAN Solutions and new technology strategy towards 5G with the spectrum and regulatory communication and review, advanced feature and new solution POC, live deployment and Go-To market...see more

Senior Consultant, LTE RAN Planning and Optimization - Network Transformation and Launch Project

Sofrecom Middle East (France Telecom, Orange Group)
1 year
Jun 2016 - Aug 2017
- Key RAN consultant to formulate and execute end-to-end RAN Transformation strategy and launch of 4G LTE for one of the largest wireless broadband operators in the middle east, involve...see more

LTE RAN Optimization Consultant

Turkcell (Consultant from P.I Works, for Optimization and Audit Project)
3 months
Feb 2016 - May 2016
Turkcell 900/1800 and 2600 MHz FD LTE - PI Works Optimization, Audit and Control Project, responsible for izmir, Turkey Region. Major responsibilities include: • LTE Optimization and Pe...see more

Senior LTE RAN Consultant – Planning, Transformation & Strategy

Sofrecom Middle East (France Telecom, Orange Group)
2 months
Sep 2015 - Nov 2015
Based in Tehran, Iran. Worked as a Senior Technical Consultant for TD LTE migration project for MobinNet, the leading WiMAX operator in the region. Responsibilities include: • Analyzed ...see more

RAN Planning and Optimization Manager – LTE and WiMAX

Tishknet internet services
1 year
May 2014 - Aug 2015
• Leading LTE RAN Planning and Optimization project one of the largest wireless broadband Internet providers of North Iraq as RAN Manager and Technical Lead/Expert –Leading and supporti...see more

LTE RF Planning and Optimization Manager

Huawei Technologies
6 months
Mar 2013 - Sep 2013
• Leading Nationwide LTE RF Planning and Optimization teams – Menatelecom Bahrain 3.5 GHz TD LTE Project (Led, managed and coached 2 Senior Engineers, 5 Engineers and 6 DT Engineers.) •...see more

Subject Matter Expert – Radio Access Network (NPO)

Nokia Siemens Networks
2 years
Jun 2011 - Feb 2013
• Leading Radio Planning and Optimization, Project and Solution Delivery for Middle East Region. • Pre-Sales RF Lead for LTE & WiMAX technologies – Global Team : RFP response for new ...see more

Senior Engineer, Radio Access Network (RAN)

Augere Wireless Broadband Bangladesh Limited (QUBEE)
1 year
Oct 2009 - Dec 2010
• Responsible for the WiMAX RF Network Coverage /Capacity Planning and Optimization of nationwide network where supervised RF and Optimization team of more than 10 Engineers. • Project ...see more

Team Leader, Network Support Service

2 years
Oct 2007 - Oct 2009
• Responsible for managing two concurrent projects for two major telecommunication operators’ NEC PDH/SDH microwave equipment integration into Pasolink Network Management System (PNMSj)...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology Data & Telecom


  • Business Analysis
  • Business Strategy
  • Project Management
  • Customer Relations
  • Solution Architecture
  • Strategy Development
  • Network Architecture
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Network Design
  • Transmission
  • GSM
  • Solution Development
  • 4G
  • LTE
  • Vendor Managment
  • Logiciel en tant que Service (SaaS)
  • Radio Network Planning
  • Network Support