FVC appoints GM in Saudi Arabia

Yakob Kafina

Regional VAD FVC, in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has announced that Yakob Kafina is its new GM for its operations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Kafina will spearhead FVC’s continuing expansion in the Kingdom.

K. S. Parag, MD, FVC said, “KSA is an important market for FVC and the company needed someone that understands the business dynamics of this key market. Kafina is the right man for the job. He knows and understands the needs of the Saudi Arabian market and will be invaluable in matching the right solutions for the right enterprise needs across the Kingdom.”

Before joining FVC, Kafina worked as director with Jeraisy Computer Services, one of the top three system integrators in KSA. During his 25-year IT career, he has worked with some of the leading vendors in emerging technologies including unified communications, security and networking, successfully integrating them into major government and private sector projects.

Kafina has plans to further expand FVC’s presence in the Kingdom across industries as diverse as education, finance, telcos and energy.