Salvador Anglada

Group Chief Business Officer, Etisalat Enterprise Digital

Salvador Anglada

Speaker Bio

Salvador Anglada is the CEO of Etisalat Enterprise Digital and Group Chief Business Officer of Etisalat Group.

Salvador joint Etisalat as Chief Business Officer of UAE in 2013 and his leadership has been decisive on the development, transformation and expansion of Etisalat B2B Business. He created Etisalat Digital in 2015 to serve enterprise customers in the Middle East in their digital transformation journey and he acquired Help AG in 2019 to create the Cybersecurity leader in the region. Since 2021 he leads Etisalat Enterprise Digital with the ambition to become the Enterprise Digital Tech champion in the region.

Salvador Anglada has over twenty-five years of experience in the Telco and IT Industry. He spent twelve years in Telefonica where he was the Managing Director of Telefonica Empresas, the enterprise division of Telefonica Spain. He also served for more than five years as CEO of Telefonica O2, the Telefonica subsidiary in Check Republic.

Salvador has been instrumental in the development of the Telecom industry in Europe. In 2002 he participated in the launch Telefonica Empresas in Spain as a Telecom & ICT dedicated unit for Enterprises and Government customers. In 2007 he led the merger between Eurotel and Czech Telecom, resulting in the first fixed/mobile integrated company in western Europe, and in 2009 he launched Telefonica O2 Slovakia as the third mobile operator in the country that only five years later became solid number two.