AirtelTigo announces new appointments

AirtelTigo has announced the appointment of new executives to its management team.

Mr. Emmanuel Adjei has been appointed Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer. Mr. Adjei has over 17-years working experience as a corporate lawyer, with vast expertise in Information Communications Technology (ICT) regulation and compliance.

Mr. Prince Sarpong, former IT Services Director, assumes the role of Chief Information Officer as the organisation reinforces its Technology function. Mr. Sarpong has extensive IT and Business transformation experience that spans across the Africa region.

Current Chief Operations Officer, Mr. Murthy Chaganti, assumes additional responsibility over the Commercial function. Mr. Chaganti has been with the organisation since January 2018, prior to which he was with Airtel India – where he left a track-record of driving strong commercial performance while building and developing talent within the team.

These executives take over from the following people who are moving on from the organisation to pursue other interests: Ms. Hannah Agbozo, Mr. Amir Abdelazim and Mr. Arslan Khan who till now have headed Legal & Regulatory, Technology and Commercial functions respectively.  Mr. Bright Owusu-Bempah, Chief Financial Officer, is also said to be moving on in December 2018.

Mrs. Mitwa Kaemba Ng’ambi, Chief Executive Officer of AirtelTigo says: “We congratulate all recently appointed executives who join the management team on the exciting journey of growth that lies ahead for our business.  We also celebrate those departing, whom we wish the very best in their future endeavours”.

AirtelTigo has made significant strides in the consolidation of its business and networks, which will see its customers enjoy enhanced customer experience once completed.