Vodacom SA (Pty)Limited was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Midrand, South Africa. Vodacom Group Limited operates as a subsidiary of Vodafone Group plc. Vodacom Group Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides mobile communications and related services in South Africa, Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lesotho, and Mozambique. It offers a range of communications products and services over various technology platforms to consumer, corporate, and wholesale customers, including voice, mobile messaging, broadband data and connectivity, and converged services.
Dr Andrew Barendse, Managing Executive, Regulatory Affairs of Vodacom SA (Pty) Limited, honored the ITU with his presence at the 10 year Anniversary Award Ceremony on 1 October 2014. An article and photos of the occasion may be found under the following link: http://newslog.itu.int/archives/633
Chief Executive Officer and executive director of Vodacom GroupChairman of the Vodacom Group Executive Committee & Vodacom (PTY) Ltd.
Member of the Social and Ethics Committee.
Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours) (Unisa) and MBA (Southern Queensland University, Australia), Associated General Accountant and Commercial and Financial Accountant (SA).
Shameel is a former CEO of Vodafone Spain. He was previously the Managing Director of Vodacom South Africa and a Director of the Vodacom Group Board from 2000 until 2010 prior to his secondment to Vodafone Spain. Shameel joined Vodacom in March 1994 after completing his articles and has been Managing Director in a number of Vodacom companies since 1998. He was re-appointed to the Vodacom Group Board in September 2012.