Joseph new Safaricom CEO after Collymore’s death

July 2, 2019 10:54 am2 comments
Acting Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph

Acting Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya
NAIROBI – SAFARICOM has appointed Michael Joseph as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) following the death of Robert (Bob) William Collymore on Monday.

Joseph has been appointed a special board meeting of the directors following the death of Collymore from leukemia.

His appointment is with immediate effect.

The mobile operator stated that Joseph would hold the position until the board communicated on a permanent appointment in due course.

Joseph is a former CEO of the company and the current chairman of the board of Kenya Airways.

“The board is confident that during this transition, Mr Joseph will provide the necessary guidance and leadership to the company and its employees,” Kathryne Maundu, Safaricom secretary, stated.

– CAJ News


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