Liquid Telecom has named Kyle Whitehill as CEO of Neotel.
“Over the coming months, Kyle will oversee plans to make extensive upgrades and expansions to Neotel’s network, enabling more customers to access high-speed, reliable connectivity across South Africa,” said the company.
It said Whitehill has “extensive international experience”, having served as CEO in telecoms markets across the Middle East, Asia, and Africa.
“Kyle was with Vodafone Group for almost 15 years, where he most recently served as CEO of Vodafone Qatar, overseeing the successful launch of the country’s fastest 4G+ network.”
“He also spent three years as CEO of Vodafone Ghana, where he established the company as a market leader in both fixed-line and enterprise services.”
Whitehill said he was excited to join Neotel, and aimed to reaffirm the company’s position in the market through improved services and products.