Digicel (Jamaica) Limited
Digicel, first established April, 2001 in Jamaica. In the ten years since the initial launch, Digicel's Jamaican customer base has grown to over two million users. In Haiti, where they launched operations in May 2006, the company now has 2.4 million customers making Haiti Digicel's largest customer base to date. The company has a marketshare of over 70% in Jamaica.(After ten years of operation, Digicel Group Limited has 11.5 million customers across its 32 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific
|Domains||Mobile ; Broadband|
|ITU Global Directory||Digicel (Jamaica) Limited|
|Mr Barry O’Brien|
Barry O’Brien took up the post of CEO of Digicel Jamaica on May 8, 2013. As CEO of Digicel Jamaica, his focus is on continuing to deliver best value and service to customers. In addition, Barry will spearhead the further development and delivery of Digicel’s business solutions capabilities and fixed line opportunities on the back of the potential opening up of that market to competition. As part of his portfolio, Barry will oversee operations in the Cayman Islands.
Barry joins Digicel Jamaica having been at the helm of Digicel Barbados for the last four years. In this time, he has driven the success of the team, taking Digicel Barbados from a pure mobile provider to a full service business solutions provider proudly serving some of the largest companies in Barbados and in the Caribbean. He also had oversight responsibility for Digicel Dominica and for business solutions across the Eastern Caribbean South as well as being CEO of Digicel across the OECS for a period.
A telecoms industry veteran with 20 years of experience, prior to joining Digicel, Barry worked all over the world with leading companies like Motorola, HP, Vodafone and Ericsson.
Barry graduated from University College Cork in Ireland with a first class honours degree in Electrical Engineering. He also holds a postgraduate diploma in Business Management from the National College of Ireland.