Aitel Zambia is part of the division Airtel Africa who has signed a five-year managed services agreement with Ericsson in order to manage and optimize Airtel’s mobile networks in Africa. Ericsson will modernize and upgrade Airtel’s mobile networks in Africa with the latest technology including its multi standard RBS 6000 base station.As part of the modernization. Ericsson will also provide technology consulting, network planning & design and network deployment.
Fayaz King was appointed Managing Director of Zain Malawi in April 2008. He holds a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Studies (Honors) degrees from the University of Zimbabwe as well a Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing United Kingdom. Fayaz started his career with the company as the Marketing Director of Zain Uganda in May 2006 before moving to Nigeria as General Manager Lagos Mainland and later General Manager North Central.
-20 + years management experience with the last 7 years as CEO/MD of high performing Mobile Operators.- A renowned international telecommunications executive with a passion for operational excellence and over achievement in high growth start up, turn around and emerging market environments. -A proven track record in leading transformation and growth in emerging and mature markets.