6 October 2017


Cell C on Tuesday said it has appointed Douglas Craigie Stevenson as Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect.

Craigie Stevenson joins Cell C from Telekom Networks Malawi, where he has served as CEO for the past two years.

He has worked in the telecommunications sector for the past 20 years, with previous jobs including various executive roles at Vodacom. He has worked in South Africa, Malawi, Tanzania and Mozambique.

“He is well versed in planning, execution and negotiation at various organisational levels, with a strong focus on strategic leadership,” Cell C said in a statement.


Sydney Mupeta appointed as Zamtel CEO

Government through the Industrial Development Corporation has appointed Mr. Sydney Mupeta as Chief Executive Officer for Zamtel with immediate effect.

Until his appointment, Mr. Mupeta was Acting Chief Executive Officer since February 2017 when he took over from Dr. Mupanga Mwanakatwe.

Mr. Mupeta has been with Zamtel since 2012 in the capacity of Chief Technical Officer in charge of driving the technology strategy aimed at delivering network modernization and enhance quality of products and services.