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Ex-Tigo exec named MD for Airtel Uganda

Ex-Tigo exec named MD for Airtel Uganda.

Former Tigo Paraguay chief executive officer Tom Gutjahr is Airtel Uganda’s new managing director as of 1 August.

A press statement from Airtel Africa says part of Gutjahr’s mandate is to grow the company’s 3G footprint in the East African country.

Gutjahr was previously CEO for three Tigo operations in Paraguay, Rwanda and Chad. The Tigo brand forms part of the Millicom Group.

Former MTN executive and now CEO for Airtel Africa, Christian de Faria, said in a statement: “In Mr. Gutjahr, I am confident that Airtel will continue to enhance the benefits of telecommunications services for the communities in Uganda. I want to warmly welcome him to the Airtel family.”


Orange, Global Fund unite to mobilise m-health solutions Published on 10 October 2019

Aim to speed up action against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

Westcon-Comstor launches cloud-based communications platform Published on 15 October 2019

Westcon-Comstor Sub-Saharan Africa has announced the availability of CloudCall to provide partners with a cost-effective cloud-based communications environment.

Africans gather in South Africa to find ways technology can improve society Published on 02 October 2019

C-suite executives and other delegates from across Africa will gather at Sun City for NEC XON's eighth annual invitation-only summit at Sun City on October 10.