Eng. Majed Almesmar holds a bachelor degree of science in Electrical Engineering. He has over 27 years of experience in the field of telecommunications and regulatory. He held various top-level management within various telecom operators locally, regionally and internationally. At present, Mr. Almesmar is the Director General of the Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) – UAE. Also, he is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the ICT Fund-UAE and member of the advisory council of Dubai Chamber of Commerce for the Digital Economy. Mr. Almesmar is a very active participant in the ITU activities and was the Chairman of the Plenipotentiary Conference 2018 as well as WSIS 2018.