ICT industry veteran Christopher Geerdts has joined Otel Telecoms as Chief Operations Officer, and will report to CEO Rad Jankovic.
Geerdts is an experienced telecoms executive with a history of transforming businesses in the sector, and is passionate about democratising access to broadband and voice services.
Prior to joining Otel Telecoms, Geerdts served as chairperson of the Wireless Access Providers Association (WAPA), and did a 10-year stint at MTN.
Geerdts was also a founder and CEO of Signet Information Systems and XConnect Southern Africa Telecoms.
Geerdts holds an MSc in Electrical Engineering and an MBA.