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Wesley Solomon

VP-Connectivity at Vodafone

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Wesley Solomon, Vice President – Vodacom Carrier Services - Africa, has over 16 years’ experience in the ICT and banking sector. An expert in the design and implementation of technologies, products and commercial models that deliver superior value to customers and shareholders in both Fixed and Radio communication.

His core skills, competencies and interest in the ICT industry lie in strategy (technology, product and commercial), product development, market research, business development and business linkages.

He has worked for the following companies, Telkom, Huge, Psitek, Huawei, ABSA and now Vodacom and has held a number of positions ranging from Product manager, Business development manager to Regional country manager and Head of Africa.

He holds and Electrical Engineering Diploma and an MBA from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University along with a host of other accreditations i.e. PMP, MEF, E-Commerce, GSM, Fixed certifications etc.

He has spoken at various events in the past, Capacity Africa, FTTH forums, etc.

He is an avid cyclist and still tries very hard to be the man his wife wants him to be.