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Khaled AshourSenior Vice President

Khaled advises clients in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors.

Khaled’s recent transaction experience includes advising IFS on its acquisition of WorkWave; Kodak on its issuance of $200 million of convertible preferred stock to Southeastern Asset Management; Intersil on its $3.2 billion cross-border sale to Renesas; Analog Devices on its $2.5 billion acquisition of Hittite; Lenovo on its $2.9 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google and its $2.3 billion acquisition of IBM’s x86 server business; Verizon on its $10.5 billion divestiture of wireline operations in California, Florida and Texas; Carpathia on its sale to QTS; WideOpenWest on the sale of 50% interest to Crestview; and ST Telemedia (Level 3’s largest shareholder) on Level 3’s $7.3 billion acquisition of TW Telecom.

Prior to joining Foros, Khaled was a director at Credit Suisse advising clients in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors and, prior to that, in the power and renewable energy sector. Previously, Khaled was an analyst at McKinsey & Company.

Khaled earned a B.A. (with highest honors) in Economics from The American University in Cairo and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

  • Khaled advises clients across the technology, media and telecommunications sectors

Select Deal Experience

  • Advised IFS on its acquisition of WorkWave
  • Advised Kodak on its $200 million issuance of convertible preferred stock to Southeastern Asset Managment
  • Advised Intersil on its $3.2 billion cross-border sale to Renesas
  • Advised Analog Devices on acquisition of Hittite

Prior Experience

  • Director, Mergers & Acquisitions, Credit Suisse
  • Analyst, McKinsey & Company

Education

  • B.A. (with highest honors), The American University in Cairo
  • M.B.A., Harvard Business School