Moustafa is a Consulting Systems Engineer at Cisco. He joined Cisco as a Consulting Systems Engineer in San Jose in 2005. Prior to that, Moustafa worked as an IP + Optical architect for Nortel in Canada for over six years. He brings over 19 years of multinational networking experience building large scale IP NGN Transport solutions for Service Providers and Public Sectors. Moustafa is a thought leader in technologies including DWDM, IP + Optical and MPLS-TP. He is an author of multiple IETF drafts/RFCs. He is a frequent speaker at Cisco Live, Cisco Expo and the IEEE. Moustafa is trilingual (Arabic, English and French) and a holder of a B.Sc. and an MBA, both from California, USA.