Acting Executive President of NTRA

Eng./ Raafat Hindy

Eng. Raafat Hindy, Deputy Minister of Communications and Information Technology for Infrastructure Affairs is the Acting CEO of the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Egypt (NTRA), in addition to his duties, and was appointed pursuant to the decree issued by Dr. Amr Talaat, Minister of Communications and Information Technology on the 5th of March 2024.

Eng. Raafat Hindy has been the Head of Communications and Infrastructure Sector at MCIT since 2014, and the Head of the General Secretariat Sector since mid-July 2018.

He has more than 30 years of experience in providing diverse strategic and technical solutions for telecommunications and infrastructure projects, which are being successfully implemented at both the national and international levels.

It’s noteworthy that Eng. Hindy established telecommunications and infrastructure sector in 2006 which successfully contributed to carrying out more than 100 projects including Smart Village infrastructure, network of Egyptian universities, and the first e-visa system in Egypt.

While implementing such a wide range of projects, Eng. Raafat Hindy has been able to successfully build strong relationships with various government entities that have helped achieve the projects’ target outputs. Eng. Hindy was also known for his ability to build teams that deliver high performance, with a focus on developing innovation skills.