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8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

Immanuel Pillay
Senior Manager: Networks and Telecommunications at eThekwini Municipality


Immanuel Pillay is a Senior Manager: Networks and Telecommunications at eThekwini Municipality (Durban). He spearheads the Networks and Telecommunications Department with strong leadership, expert knowledge and skillful problem-solving abilities.

Besides being responsible for running a Network that spans 600 sites over an area of approximately 2200km², he has been involved in major network infrastructure projects over the last 20 years. This includes the deployment of almost 2800 km of underground fibre within the eThekwini Municipal area and the replacement of the Municipals’ network backbone.

Immanuel holds a BSC in Computer Science and Statistics as well as an MBA in Strategic Business Finance, from UKZN.

He is married with 3 children and resides in Durban. His hobbies are Cycling and repairing old cars.

Immanuel Pillay's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Fireside chat: How to integrate and deploy critical communications infrastructure to meet emerging network challenges