With more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry, Mona Charif joined Dell Services as vice president of Marketing and Communications in 2012. As a member of the senior leadership team at Dell Services, she leads marketing and communications strategy and execution to increase awareness and generate demand for Infrastructure and Cloud Computing, Applications, Business Process Outsourcing Services and industry verticals.
Mona serves as co-chair of the “Wise” Employee Resource Group at Dell, an organization that is dedicated to the acquisition, retention and development of female talent. In June 2015, she was interviewed on CNN International’s World Business Today where she had the opportunity to talk about Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network.
Mona serves as a chair on Dell’s North America Giving Council and is Dell’s Executive Sponsor to the American Red Cross. She was recently nominated by Dell and named to the Social Arts & Science Institute’s Who’s Who list of the Top Ten Employee Advocate Rock Stars of 2015.
Prior to joining Dell, Mona was vice president of Marketing and Communications for HP Enterprise Services, driving marketing strategy, execution, campaigns, and messaging for HP’s enterprise-focused industry solutions and portfolios.
Mona earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master of business administration degree from the University of Texas. She also completed executive development programs at Thunderbird, Wharton, and Cornell.
Mona is fluent in Arabic and lives in Dallas, Texas, with her husband and two teenage children.