Isaac Mophatlane

Business Connexion appoints new CEO

July 16, 2014 • People, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Business Connexion Group (BCX) have revealed that Isaac Mophatlane has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the company with effect from 1 August 2014. He will take over the role of his late brother, Benjamin Mophatlane, who passed away on 11 June 2014. Isaac is currently BCX’s Head of Sales and Marketing and Group ...

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Thomas Mbalu

Twinpine appoints Thomas Mbalu as country manager

June 27, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments (0)

Twinpine Network has appointed Thomas Mbalu as Country Manager, East African region. Mbalu, a multiple-award winning Digital and Creative expert, brings depth and well versed experience in Digital Marketing, Social, Media and Mobile Advertising, having...

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Drogba & Co by HOM range launched on Jumia Ivory Coast

June 25, 2014 • People, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Didier Drogba, captain of the Ivory Coast national team, has brought his Drogba & Co. by HOM underwear range home to the Ivory Coast exclusively on, with 1€ from every sale going to the Didier Drogba Foundation. Produced in partnership...

Demetri Petropoulos has been employed as Head of Enterprise Business Development (image: supplied)

Global Micro makes strategic senior appointments

May 8, 2014 • Company News, PeopleComments (0)

Global Micro, a South African hosted infrastructure IT provider, has announced two strategic appointments, as it diversifies its distribution strategy around its core cloud offerings. Izak Laubscher has been appointed Chief Cloud Architect, taking over from...

SekelaXabiso has appointed Martina Madali as Associate Director (image: supplied)

SekelaXabiso appoints Associate Director

April 24, 2014 • Company News, PeopleComments (0)

SekelaXabiso has appointed Martina Madali as Associate Director of its IT Audit business unit, effective March 2014. Madali has been in the professional services industry for more than 23 years specialising in IT audit, information security, business...

EOH SAP Services are excited to announce the official launch of our SAP Retail operation. (image: file)

SAP Africa appoints Francophone Africa MD

April 16, 2014 • Company News, PeopleComments (0)

Gilles Lepretre has been appointed SAP Africa’s Managing Director for French-speaking Africa.  The appointment comes at a time that sees the company driving significant growth in line with its 2014 goals for the region. In his new role, Gilles will lead...

Telkom has warned that fraudsters are using the company’s name in order to solicited payment (Image source: File)

Ouma Rasethaba appointed Telkom Chief Risk Officer

April 2, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments (0)

Telkom yesterday announced the appointment of Ouma Rasethaba as Chief Risk Officer with immediate effect. Rasethaba, who has been with Telkom since 2006, previously held the position of Chief of Regulatory and Corporate Affairs. The appointment completes the...

Chris Wood, Chairman of the EASSy Management Committee (image: EASSy)

Gilat Satcom CEO appointed to WIOCC board

March 31, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments (0)

Gilat Satcom, a provider of satellite and fibre-based connectivity services in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, today announced that its CEO, Dan Zajicek, has been appointed to the board of WIOCC. Gilat Satcom Nigeria, a subsidiary of Gilat Satcom, was a...

Eileen Wilton, Chief Executive Officer of Gijima (image: Gijima)

Gijima appoints new CFO

March 13, 2014 • People, Top StoriesComments (0)

Gijima, a JSE listed ICT company yesterday announced the appointment of Ernst Röth as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective 1 April 2014. Röth has for the past seven years been the Chief Financial Officer of JSE-listed companies Mvelaphanda Group...

Mokgabudi Lucky Masilela, new CEO at ZICR. (Image source: ZICR)

New CEO to direct ZA Central Registry

February 14, 2014 • Online, People, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

The ZA Central Registry (ZACR) has a new CEO with a vision to accelerate transformation within the South African DNS (Domain Name System) industry while staying true to the technical core competencies that have resulted in almost 900 000 domain...