Mr. Mohammed Bin AbdulMohsen Al Assaf has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Kuwait Telecommunications Company (stc), starting July 2017. Al Assaf brings with him an extensive experience in the finance field gained from many prestigious companies including Saudi Telecom Company (stc) - the parent company of Kuwait Telecommunications Company (stc). After joining stc in July 2004, Al Assaf held several positions in different departments until he was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of stc. Before joining stc Kuwait, Al Assaf was the GM Business Finance at the Saudi Telecom Company (stc) from January 2014 until July 2017.
He started his journey with Saudi Telecom Company (stc) as the Director of Finance Department at the Enterprise Business unit from July 2004 to February 2008 before becoming stc’s Director of Financial Planning from February 2008 until February 2009.
After that, he was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer at stc Bahrain from February 2009 to July 2010. Furthermore, he was the Chief Executive Officer at JAWA Information & Communication Technology (JAWA ICT) from July 2010 to December 2013.
In his early career, Al Assaf joined Deloitte - KSA office as a Supervisor Auditor from September 1996 to July 2004. During his tenure at Deloitte, he was rotated to the USA office to hold the position of a Senior Auditor from September 2000 to March 2002.
Al Assaf obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from King Saud University, Riyadh KSA, 1996. He has a certification from Saudi Organization Certified Public Accountants (SOCPA). He is also a member of Financial Executive International (FEI), Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business (IMA) and American Management Association (AMA).