Zamir Telecom Press

Zamir Telecom continues to strengthen leadership team with appointment of new Technical Director

6 February 2014

Zamir Telecom has appointed a new Technical Director, Shahid Miah, to fill an integral leadership role in the organization as it continues to expand its product portfolio and businesses into the Middle East, Asia and Africa. 

Headquartered in the UK, Zamir Telecom is a fast-growing company with a diverse portfolio of pioneering products and services in both the B2B and B2C telco markets. Its wholesale business is currently establishing new interconnections, and exploring other MVNO opportunities in both Africa and the Middle East.

As Technical Director, Mr. Miah has many years of experience managing greenfield network rollouts, expansions and network operations in emerging and growth markets. He joins from ExcelaCom where he worked on a high visibility group level IT strategy consulting project for the VimpelCom Group. Prior to that, he was CTO at Ooredoo Group subsidiary, Fanoos Telecom in Iraq and worked in various roles within Abu Dhabi Group operations including CTO at Pakistani operator, Wateen Telecom.

Naufal Zamir, Managing Director and Founder of Zamir Telecom, said "2013 was a very exciting year for Zamir as we broke into a number of new markets and product areas. 2014 will be stronger still for us and I think Shahid's experience and expertise will add insight, value and leadership to the company's future expansion."

Zamir Telecom will be exhibiting at this year's Mobile World Congress 24-27 February in Barcelona in Hall 7.

About Zamir Telecom 

Established in 2004, Zamir Telecom has a diverse portfolio of innovative products and services in both the B2B and B2C telco markets. It offers a number of different services:

  • Wholesale A-Z and direct termination through its multiple direct interconnects with PTT / Tier 1 / Tier 2 and mobile operators.
  • Managed solutions, managed voice, data and IPLC services with a proven track record in providing white-label managed services to other service providers. It enables smaller telecom providers to use its switch partitioning facilities to minimise their start-up costs. This includes enabling resellers / channel partners to offer multiple voice services using Zamir's infrastructure.
  • A retail arm –, a global B2C service provider for international calling services and also a MVNO in the UK.

In both 2011 and 2012 Zamir Telecom appeared in The Sunday Times newspaper's, Tech Track 100, positioning 13th and 21st respectively. This list identifies Britain's top-performing private tech, media and telecoms (TMT) businesses with the fastest-growing sales over the last three years. For more information visit