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CEO - Tower Business Unit at Econet Wireless Limited, Zimbabwe
Divyajeet brings over 17 years of ‘techno-commercial’ telecom-management experience which he accumulated by holding key national and global responsibilities across his career span spread over the African and Indian sub-continent.
He started his professional career at a Software company named HCL Perot Systems, India and within 1year, he moved to his core area of Telecommunications and joined Tata Teleservices Limited, India where he rolled out last mile optical fibre connectivity solutions. He worked with Bharti Airtel Limited in India for five years in various management roles before he moved to Airtel Africa Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya in 2010 with an objective to drive Opex Management and efficiencies for 17 African countries. He was instrumental in setting MNO-led TowerCo operations and successfully headed Airtel Tanzania Towers, part of Airtel Tanzania Ltd.
In 2015, he joined Econet Wireless Limited and is spearheading its Passive Infrastructure Operations.
Divyajeet holds an Electronics & Telecom Engineering Degree from Pune University and business management certifications from the premier Business schools in India - IIM Indore and IIM Calcutta, respectively.