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Safaricom combines IT with networks division, merges FTTH with FTTB

Wednesday 18 November 2020 | 11:26 CET | News
Kenyan operator Safaricom has announced changes to its business to focus on technology. In a memo to staff, CEO Peter Ndegwa said that the information technology and network departments have been merged into a technology and information organisation and will be headed by Morten Bangsgaard with effect from 01 January. Bangsgaard joins Safaricom from Maxis, a Malaysian communications provider, where he worked in the same capacity. 

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Companies: Maxis / Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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