Alcatel-Lucent appoints New MD for Ghana

In a move set to strengthen its presence in key markets in Africa, Alcatel-Lucent has appointed a new Country Senior Officer and Managing Director for Ghana.

Ramy Hashem will be in charge of managing day-to-day operations, as well as taking the lead on strategic business directions for Alcatel-Lucent in Ghana. Based in Accra, he will report to Alpin Verlet, Head of Alcatel-Lucent’s activities in the West & Central Africa region.

Mr. Hashem is the former chief technology officer for Alcatel-Lucent in the Middle East, an experience that will play a key role in the company’s specialist focus of IP, cloud and ultra-broadband access technology in Ghana.