Corporate profile


Established in 1978 as a subsidiary of Towell International Holding, Middle East Telecommunications Company (METCO) is an integrator of telecommunications and information technology solutions that operates in the Middle East and Africa.

Headquartered in Kuwait, METCO's corporate presence extends to Iraq, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), Lebanon, Sudan, United Arab Emirates (UAE), and parts of Africa.

METCO is one of the region's fastest growing companies, having earned a reputation of excellence in its field and achieved superior client satisfaction across markets. Our clients are telecommunications service providers, large enterprises and government institutions that seek to resolve a business challenge through the deployment of state-of-the art technology solutions and automated business processes. METCO has proven, for close to three and a half decades, to be a partner of choice for these organizations, with a high rate of repeat business.

METCO offers a breadth of services spanning from engineering and design to implementation and deployment, and from operations and maintenance to the provision of managed services. We provide turnkey solutions to our clients to ensure that they realize the business impact that they expect and maximize the value that they draw from our partnership.



Our people specialize in the deployment of:


  • Wireless and optical transmission networks
  • Enterprise voice and data networks
  • Contact centers
  • Network operation centers
  • Data centers
  • Infrastructure related to the above solutions.



To deploy its solutions and deliver its services, METCO partners with leading manufacturers of enterprise and carrier grade technology. Our people are certified in installing, operating and supporting suites of products from Avaya (Platinum Partner), Aviat Networks, Ciena (Golden BizConnect Partner, and a Diamond Accredited Partner for Ethernet Products), NEC, Alcatel – Lucent, Cisco, HP, R&M, Axis, and other vendors. Our successful and long lasting partnership with these vendors translates into added value for our clients, allowing us to provide more competitive offerings and get extended vendor commitments. 

With more than 500 skilled employees currently deployed across our region, METCO and its affiliates have the reach, the experience, and the dedication to provide unparalleled service and support to our clients, helping them to speed-up their go-to-market plans, optimize their capital expenses, and maximize their operational efficiency. As such, METCO is a business partner that is committed to helping you reach your goals.

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