Feb 1, 2018
AdvaComm Associates appoints new members to Senior Management Team in order to drive Group Strategy towards 2020
Dubai: AdvaComm Associates, a Telecommunications and Mission Critical Communications consultancy provider, have strengthened their senior management team with the appointment of two new positions within the company. As a part of the three-year strategy for focused growth and expansion of the company, AdvaComm has appointed Mark Glenfield as Chief Financial Officer and Dr Michael Kivi as Vice President Sales and Marketing.
Mark Glenfield joins with around 30 years’ experience in the delivery of strategic and operational Corporate Business Services including Marketing, Finance, Contract negotiation, IT and the reporting of Management Information. A key factor in the appointment was Mark’s strong experience in the Telecommunications sector with Virgin Media and Vodafone in the UK, and he commented: “I am looking forward to the challenge and being part of the continuing success of AdvaComm in their strategic growth ambition.”
Mike Kivi has joined, having seven years’ experience in the Middle East market with, significant exposure to the core customer and target base of AdvaComm in the Telecommunications sector with Convergys and Oberthur. Having moved to Dubai whilst with Convergys, following 15 years’ experience in European and Global Telecommunications roles with Gemalto and Convergys, Mike is a key part of the strategy to grow the business through geographic expansion and by partner and solution diversification. “This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a real success story, and I am eager to get started and put into place the plans we have for the business in expanding throughout MEA.” Quoted Kivi.
“Having Mark and Mike join the team is a significant boost to our capabilities and we are confident that their global experience will allow AdvaComm to expand in the areas we are targeting to reach our ambitious objectives for 2020.” highlighted Dr. Jamal Khalab, Founder & CEO AdvaComm.
Established in 2004, AdvaComm Associates brought leading edge 3G network planning and optimization services and expertise from Europe to the Middle East, supporting the first 3G launch for Etisalat and Huawei. Over the last 10 years, the company has built up a solid reputation for technical excellence in network planning and optimization as well as branching out into new services areas from consultancy into resourcing, training and solutions. With a high quality, technology focused approach, AdvaComm has won significant amounts of new and repeat business that has driven our geographical expansion across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe.
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