Safaricom's Ojiambo becomes UN Global Compact executive director

Monday 25 May 2020 | 11:23 CET | News
Kenyan operator Safaricom's head of sustainable business and social impact Sanda Ojiambo has been appointed as the executive director of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), a corporate sustainability initiative. The announcement was made by United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Ojiambo takes over the role on 17 June from Denmark's Lise Kingo.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Safaricom
Countries: Kenya / World
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