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Universidad Nacional del Sur (Argentina)
University of Khartoum (Sudan)
World University of Bangladesh (Bangladesh)
Higher Colleges of Technology (United Arab Emirates)
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (LABEL (Brazil)
SUNY Korea (Korea (Rep. of))
Guinea Ecuatorial de Telecomunicaciones, Sociedad Anonima (Equatorial Guinea)
Navajo Nation Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (United States)
UMTS Forum [REGINTORG] (International (no specific country))
Daffodil International University (Bangladesh)
The Boeing Company
FTTH Council Asia-Pacific (International)
Globalstar, Inc. [SIO] (United States of America)
ARM Holdings (United Kingdom)
StarTimes Software Technology Co. Ltd. (China)
Intel Corporation
Universidad del Chubut (Argentina)
Norwegian Research Center for Computers and Law (Norway)
Instituto Balseiro (Argentina)
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University (Russian Federation)
SEACOM Ltd (Kenya)
African Civil Society for the Information Society (ACSIS)
Institute of Computing Technology Chinese Academy of Science (China)
European Telecommunications Standards Institute [REGORG] (International (no specific country))
Public Telecom Corporation (PTC)
National Telecommunication Corporation (Pakistan)
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (China)
Mobile Interim Company 2
Telefónica del Perú S.A.A.
Korea Information Society Development Institute (KISDI)



Société Nationale des Télécommunications du Sénégal (SONATEL)

Société Nationale des Télécommunications du Sénégal (SONATEL, Opérateur historique des télécommunications au Sénégal créé en 1985 par la fusion de l'Office des Postes et Télécommunications et de Télésénégal, le groupe Sonatel est devenu une Société Anonyme en 1997 en s’alliant à un partenaire stratégique, France Telecom, qui possède depuis lors 42,33 % de son capital. Les investissements du groupe Sonatel ont aussi connu une croissance et ont atteint 139 milliards de Fcfa en 2009. The company is active in fixed line telephony, mobile telephony, internet service, television and corporate telecommunications. The company is involved in the construction of fiber optics networks in Africa and manages 2,200 kilometers of fiber cable in Senegal. The headquarters of the company are located in Dakar, the capital of Senegal. Sonatel is partnered with Orange SA and France Telecom.

Based inSenegal (Republic of)
DomainsMobile ; Fixed ; TV
ITU Global DirectorySociété Nationale des Télécommunications du Sénégal (SONATEL)
M. Alioune Ndiaye
Alioune Ndiaye, the new CEO of Sonatel, graduated from the Institut National des Télécommunications in Evry and holds a DESS degree in Telecommunications Management from the Paris-Dauphine University. He has 26 years of experience in the telecommunications sector. In particular, he worked in the financial field, first as Director of Financial Controlling and then as Chief Financial Officer of Sonatel. He then led the Orange Mali subsidiary from its creation in 2002, making it the leading operator in its market.