Khaled Bichara is the Chief Executive Officer of SUPERNAP International, as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Orascom Development Holding and co-founder of Accelero Capital.
Previously, Khaled was appointed Chief Executive Officer of OTH and Wind Telecom, bringing with him a wealth of experience in both telecommunication and information technology coupled with strong management and entrepreneurial expertise. Prior to this position, Khaled was Chief Operating Officer of Wind Italy, which he joined in 2005, heading the fixed line and portal business unit before being promoted to COO of the company. He played a key role in restructuring the company's organization, resulting in the successful turnaround of Wind Italy's declining revenue and making the company a leading mobile, fixed line and broadband integrated operator in Europe within a three year time span. Furthermore, he played a pivotal role in the merger of VimpelCom with Wind Telecom S.p.A, for a total consideration of $25.7 billion to create the world's sixth largest telecommunications carrier.
Khaled currently serves as a board member of various telecom and IT companies, including Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding S.A.E., and SUPERNAP International S.A. He is the chairman of the board of Italiaonline S.p.A., a company listed on the Milan Stock Exchange known as the the Italian leader in internet services for small and medium-sized enterprises and the number one internet platform and email service in Italy.
Additionally, Khaled is a board member of Orascom Construction Limited, a company dually listed on NASDAQ Dubai and the Egyptian Stock Exchange, along with being an active board member of Orascom Hotels and Development S.A.E., a company listed on the Egyptian Stock Exchange. Khaled serves as a member on the Advisory Board for the Computer Science and Engineering Department of the American University in Cairo.
Khaled holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the American University in Cairo.