UGANDA – Liquid Telecom, the subsidiary
of Zimbabwe based diversified telecommunications group, Econet Wireless has
appointed Dennis Keko Kahindi as Chief Executive Officer of Liquid Telecom
will lead the group’s business activities in Uganda, responsible for accelerating
Liquid Telecom’s growth and market penetration.
has 15 years’ experience in this role having previously worked in senior
executive roles at Oracle and Microsoft in Rwanda and Uganda.
also has a proven track record in senior management and operational leadership
roles in communication and other sectors.
brings in expertise in areas such as strategy development, sales and marketing
leadership, profitability and cost analysis, contract negotiations and
to his appointment, Dennis Keko was the Business Lead for Oracle in Rwanda,
Kenya and Uganda.
was also previously the Country Manager for Microsoft in Uganda and Rwanda.
is the ideal person to lead Liquid Telecom Uganda on its next phase of growth,”
said Adil El Youssefi CEO, East Africa Region, Liquid Telecom.
talent, vision and insight will help cement recent customer successes, create
new customer relationships, and build on the company’s reputation for
a business leader of this calibre to lead Liquid Telecom Uganda is a testament
to the company’s reputation in this important market.”
holds a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from the Makerere University,
an MBA from the United States International University in Nairobi and a
qualification in Business School and Business Strategy and Financial Acumen
from the INSEAD Business School of the World.
on his appointment, Dennis said: “I look forward to working closely with
customers in Uganda to help them achieve their digital transformation ambitions.
Telecom has an enviable track record of helping customers innovate, embrace
change and drive agility.
with our partners, we will help them build on their success while ensuring they
continue to receive and exceptional and rewarding service experience.”
Telecom is one of the leading independent data, voice and IP provider in
eastern, central and southern Africa.