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  • South Africa: MTN and Cisco Launch IoT Services

    Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group

    May 7, 2018 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group

    MTN Group today announced the appointment of Bajabulile Swazi Tshabalala, current Executive Director of consulting and investment holding company, Barbican Advisory Group and former Deputy Finance Minister of the Republic of South Africa, Mcebisi Hubert...

  • Vic Brits

    Acer Africa announce new head of commercial

    April 24, 2018 • People, Southern AfricaComments Off on Acer Africa announce new head of commercial

    Acer Africa has announced its new appointment for Head of Commercial in the Sub-Saharan region. Vic Brits will lead the commercial sector of the business, as he aims to increase Acer’s market share in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and in...

  • Top 7 Reasons to attend TIPS 2018

    Johannesburg to host TIPS conference

    February 5, 2018 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Johannesburg to host TIPS conference

    An offshoot of the TT100 awards, TIPS conference 2018 (#TIPS2018) which will address the effective management of Technology, Innovation, People and Systems (TIPS), will be held at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa on the 28th of...

  • 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 Off on Ouma Rasethaba appointed Telkom Chief Risk Officer

    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 Off on Gilat Satcom CEO appointed to WIOCC board

    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...

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

    Telkom SA appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

    November 15, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Telkom SA appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

    Telkom SA today announced the appointment of Enzo Scarcella as Chief Marketing Officer. Scarcella will effectively join the Telkom team at the end of January 2014. Says Telkom Group CEO, Sipho Maseko, “This appointment gives further impetus to our effort...

  • Debbie Pretorius, General Manager of MWEB Business (image: MWEB)

    MWEB Business appoints new General Manager

    October 24, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on MWEB Business appoints new General Manager

    MWEB has appointed Debbie Pretorius as General Manager of MWEB Business. Debbie Pretorius has worked in the Internet Service Provider (ISP) industry for the past 15 years. Most recently she headed up MWEB Business’ operational activities, and was...

  • Bright Simons, social innovator, entrepreneur, writer and researcher in Ghana (image: Wikimedia)

    Ghana’s Bright Simons appointed to Microsoft Africa Board

    October 11, 2013 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Ghana’s Bright Simons appointed to Microsoft Africa Board

    Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday unveiled the 4Afrika Advisory Council, an external board of advisers tasked with guiding strategic investments undertaken by the Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative across the continent and ensuring 4Afrika is closely aligned to broad...

  • Derek Wilcocks, CEO, Dimension Data Middle East & Africa (image: file)

    New appointments to AccessKenya Group Board

    September 19, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on New appointments to AccessKenya Group Board

    Dimension Data said today that it has made three new appointments to the AccessKenya Group Board of Directors. The new directors are Dimension Data Middle East & Africa CEO, Derek Wilcocks, Nick Reed, MD of Internet Solutions International, and Julian...

  • Nokia South Africa appoints new General Manager

    July 23, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Nokia South Africa appoints new General Manager

    Nokia South Africa announced the appointment of Shaun Durandt as General Manager of the company. As of June 2013, Durandt has been tasked to lead the Nokia business within the South African market, ensuring that short and long term objectives are met. With...

  • Deborah-Anne Strydom has been appointed to the position of Assistant Director (in Charge) of the Contract Commercial and Fulfillment Department for the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) Region (image: Huawei)

    Huawei appoints new Assistant Director for Southern Africa

    July 5, 2013 • Company News, PeopleComments (1)

    Huawei, in a move to promote its localization strategy in the region, has appointed Deborah-Anne Strydom to the position of Assistant Director (in Charge) of the Contract Commercial and Fulfillment Department for the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) Region....

  • Jacques Malherbe has joined AxizWorkgroup in May as the Executive of Advanced Technologies. (Image source: AxizWorkgroup)

    AxizWorkgroup appoints new Executive

    June 19, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on AxizWorkgroup appoints new Executive

    Ex-CEO of Westcon, Jacques Malherbe, has joined AxizWorkgroup in May as the Executive of Advanced Technologies. Advanced Technologies is a new division of AxizWorkgroup which focuses on the monitoring, early adoption and distribution of new technologies...

  • Reshaad Sha has been appointed as DFA's Chief Strategy Officer (image: file)

    Dark Fibre Africa appoints Reshaad Sha as Chief Strategy Officer

    May 31, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on Dark Fibre Africa appoints Reshaad Sha as Chief Strategy Officer

    In the pursuit of future growth and sustainability, Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) has begun to bolster its top management capabilities with the appointment of two senior executives. Reshaad Sha has been appointed as DFA’s Chief Strategy Officer whilst Brian...

  • Sony Mobile Communications has appointed Andrew Fraser as the new Channel Marketing Manager for South Africa (image: Gadget)

    Sony Mobile appoints new SA Channel Marketing Manager

    May 21, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on Sony Mobile appoints new SA Channel Marketing Manager

    Sony Mobile Communications has appointed Andrew Fraser as the new Channel Marketing Manager for South Africa. Formerly the Brand Manager for Sony South Africa, Fraser will succeed Aleksander Ristic, who will be leaving Sony Mobile SA for Europe to pursue...

  • West Indian Ocean Cable Company CEO, Chris Wood (image: WIOCC)

    WIOCC continues African expansion

    April 17, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on WIOCC continues African expansion

    WIOCC is further strengthening its presence in Africa by bringing in three experienced senior telecoms industry professionals: Darren Bedford, from PCCW (formerly Gateway Communications); Martin Mutiiria, from Nokia Siemens Networks; and Jason Tutty from...

  • Grant Marais has been appointed Regional Vice President of Africa Sales (image: Intelsat)

    Intelsat appoints Regional Vice President of Africa Sales

    January 18, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on Intelsat appoints Regional Vice President of Africa Sales

    Intelsat S.A., a provider of satellite services, has announced the appointment of Grant Marais as Regional Vice President of Africa Sales, effective 3 January 2013. Marais will be responsible for supporting the growth of Intelsat’s customers in the...