- Rene Meza has quit as CEO of Airtel Kenya after a three year stint at the second largest mobile phone service provider locally. Meza who joined Airtel Kenya on July 7th 2008 has now joined Tanzania's Vodacom in the same capacity. Airtel had in July denied unofficial reports that the MD had left the company. Airtel has been undergoing a restructuring program and in recent months has seen the exit of some senior managers.
- Shivan Bhargava has been appointed Airtel Kenya Managing Director to replace Rene Meza who has quit to join Vodacom Tanzania in the same capacity. Bhargava was the firm’s Chief Operating Officer, a position he occupied until his appointment.