Christian de Faria is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 6 different companies.
He is Director-MEF EMEA Region at The Mobile Entertainment Forum and on the board of 8 other companies.
In the past he held the position of Chief Executive Officer for Telekom Malaysia Bhd., Managing Director at Grundig Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., Managing Director at DiscVision GmbH, Secretary, Controller & Finance Director at GRUNDIG AG, Vice President-Financial Systems at Deutsche Telekom AG, Group Chief Commercial Officer at MTN Group Ltd., Executive Chairman at Bharti Airtel Africa BV, Chairman, CEO & Managing Director at Bharti Airtel International (Netherlands) BV and Chief Executive Officer of PT XL Axiata Tbk.
He received an undergraduate degree from Université Toulouse.