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Mimecast appoints new Senior Vice President for EMEA

Mimecast appoints new Senior Vice President for EMEA

May 19, 2019 • People, SecurityComments (0)

Mimecast Limited announced the appointment of Brandon Bekker to Senior Vice President, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to help manage the rapid growth within the region. In this newly created position, Brandon will be responsible for supporting the continued growth for Mimecast in EMEA and ensuring collaboration and consolidation across all markets in...

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Centrify appoints Mark Oldemeyer as Chief Financial Officer

Centrify appoints Mark Oldemeyer as Chief Financial Officer

May 13, 2019 • Cloud Computing, PeopleComments (0)

Centrify, provider of cloud-ready Zero Trust Privilege to secure modern enterprises, announced the company has hired Mark Oldemeyer as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Oldemeyer steps into the role previously held by current Centrify CEO, Tim Steinkopf,...

Genesys appoints former Cisco, Microsoft and Skype Exec as CEO

Genesys appoints former Cisco, Microsoft and Skype Exec as CEO

May 10, 2019 • General, PeopleComments Off on Genesys appoints former Cisco, Microsoft and Skype Exec as CEO

  Genesys, a global omnichannel customer experience and contact centre solutions company has announced Tony Bates as its new chief executive officer (CEO), effective immediately. Bates succeeds Paul Segre, who will continue with Genesys as chairman of...

MIIA appoints John Kamara as new Director

MIIA appoints John Kamara as new Director

May 4, 2019 • People, West AfricaComments Off on MIIA appoints John Kamara as new Director

Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa (MIIA) has announced the appointment of Nigerian Visionary and thought leader, John Kamara, as a Director. The Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa (MIIA) is a non-profit organisation founded by Dr.Jacques Ludik in...

Etion Connect appoints new executives

Etion Connect appoints new executives

May 2, 2019 • PeopleComments Off on Etion Connect appoints new executives

Etion has announced the appointments of Troy Hector as Managing Director and Sammy Mafu as Chief Sales Officer at Etion Connect, previously known as Tedaka Network Solutions. Etion Connect is the horizontally-integrated technology group’s telecommunications...

Global Payroll Week 2019: Forging ahead with technology in the HR and Payroll industry

PaySpace appoints new MD

April 23, 2019 • PeopleComments Off on PaySpace appoints new MD

Cloud-based Payroll and Human Capital Management Software, PaySpace has announced the appointment of Sandra Crous (née Swanepoel) as its new Managing Director. Crous has, over many years in the industry, made a name for herself in the Payroll sector, driven...

Allianz appoints new CEO in Ghana

Allianz appoints new CEO in Ghana

April 15, 2019 • People, West AfricaComments Off on Allianz appoints new CEO in Ghana

Allianz has appointed Gideon Ataraire as Chief Executive Officer of Allianz Life Ghana. Gideon brings years of experience to the company and has a proven record of taking customer-centric companies like Allianz Life Ghana to the next level. Until this move,...

Cortex Logic appoints Deon van Heerden as new CEO

April 12, 2019 • Artificial Intelligence, PeopleComments Off on Cortex Logic appoints Deon van Heerden as new CEO

Cortex Logic has appointed Deon van Heerden as the new CEO. Cortex Logic is an African Artificial Intelligence (AI) Software and Solutions company that helps businesses thrive in the Smart Technology Era. We work across multiple business and industry domains...

WASPA's new board begins its first term

WASPA’s new board begins its first term

April 10, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, People, Southern AfricaComments Off on WASPA’s new board begins its first term

South Africa’s Wireless Application Service Providers’ Association (WASPA) recently amended its Constitution in a bid to better equip the non-profit industry association to represent the interests of its members while also pursuing a mobile...

General Electric appoints Ghana CEO

General Electric appoints Ghana CEO

April 2, 2019 • People, West AfricaComments Off on General Electric appoints Ghana CEO

General Electric has announced the appointment of Sulemana Abubakar (Abu) as the Chief Executive Officer for GE Ghana. In this position, Abu will play a pivotal role in steering the next phase of strategy and growth for GE in Ghana. Based in Accra, Abu will...

Altron appoints Executive in newly created role

Altron appoints Executive in newly created role

April 2, 2019 • PeopleComments Off on Altron appoints Executive in newly created role

Altron has announced the appointment of Sayeeda Khan as Group Executive Risk and Compliance. “We see corporate governance, positive control posture and compliance as a critical foundation for our growth strategy. It is for this reason that we have chosen to...

AfricaOnline launches JOLA service in Ghana

AfricaOnline appoints new MD

April 1, 2019 • People, West AfricaComments Off on AfricaOnline appoints new MD

AfricaOnline, a subsidiary of Gondwana International Networks (GIN) has appointed Foster Plender as its Managing Director. Plender, brings with him decades of telecommunications experience across both African and European markets. “I am excited to lead...

General Electric appoints Brenda Mbathi as East Africa CEO

March 31, 2019 • Company News, East Africa, PeopleComments Off on General Electric appoints Brenda Mbathi as East Africa CEO

General Electric has announced the appointment of Brenda Mbathi as the Chief Executive Officer for East Africa. In her role, Brenda will play a pivotal role in steering the next phase of strategy and growth for General Electric in East African markets,...

WFA has announced a new leadership team

WFA has announced a new leadership team

March 27, 2019 • PeopleComments Off on WFA has announced a new leadership team

WFA has announced a new leadership team and elected Mastercard’s Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Raja Rajamannar, as its new President. He will serve a two-year term as WFA President, with the option to extend for a further two years....

Intellectual property protection vital in digital world says Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab appoints new Enterprise Sales Manager

March 26, 2019 • East Africa, People, SecurityComments Off on Kaspersky Lab appoints new Enterprise Sales Manager

Bethwel Opil has been appointed as the Enterprise Sales Manager for Kaspersky Lab in Kenya. The appointment will see Opil continue to support and grow strong market alignment for the Kaspersky Lab brand locally with particular focus on the East African...

Cortex Group launches Africa’s first AI-Only focused VC

AI tech start-up, Cortex Logic, expands team

March 25, 2019 • Artificial Intelligence, PeopleComments Off on AI tech start-up, Cortex Logic, expands team

South African based Artificial Intelligence Software & Solutions provider Cortex Logic is joined by Chief Operating Officer Mr Jacques De Kock as the company expands its team at new HQ Offices in Cape Town. Cortex Logic is an African Artificial...