Appointments©2017 Capacity Media60AppointmentsFormer Sparkle CEO Elisabetta Ripa to head Italy’s Open FiberElisabetta Ripa, former CEO of Sparkle, has become the new CEO of alternative Italian broadband network Open Fiber., 17 Nov 2017 12:15:00 GMTAT&T’s iPhone champion joins cloud and messaging company as CEOGlenn Lurie, the executive who brought the iPhone to AT&T, has become CEO of cloud and messaging company Synchronoss., 17 Nov 2017 00:45:00 GMTZayo appoints CRO and European MDZayo Group has named Phil Mottram as chief revenue officer (CRO) and Annette Murphy as managing director of Europe., 14 Nov 2017 11:30:00 GMTLiberty Global promotes Nair to president and CEO of Latin America and CaribbeanLiberty Global has promoted Balan Nair to president and CEO of its Latin American and Caribbean division., 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMTNxtVn snares AMS-IX CEO Job Witteman to become COOData centre park operator NxtVn has hired Job Witteman from AMS-IX to be its chief operating officer., 25 Oct 2017 06:00:00 GMTLevel 3 names Julia Fraser as VP of salesLevel 3 Communications has named Julia Fraser as its new vice president of sales for across the UK and Ireland., 22 Oct 2017 23:15:00 GMTIbarra is the new kid on the Blok as CEO quits KPNFormer Wind Tre CEO Maximo Ibarra is to become the new CEO of Dutch operator KPN after current chief Eelco Blok announced plans to step down next year., 20 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMTSCF boosts membership to accelerate 5G progressSmall Cell Forum (SCF) has welcomed nine new members from across the wireless and internet ecosystems and confirmed its newly elected board, 09 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMTDaisy adds Price for enhanced GDPR wisdomDaisy Group’s specialist data management solution arm, Daisy Wisdom, has welcomed Danielle Price to the helm of its sales division at a pivotal time for data protection., 09 Oct 2017 11:00:00 GMTNigeria’s Ntel appoints former EE and Lycamobile exec as CEONigerian operator Ntel has appointed former EE and Lycamobile executive Ernest Akinlola as its CEO., 04 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMTDigitalRoute appoints Stephen Bryant as its CTOFormer Tele2 chief technology officer, Stephen Bryant has been appointed as the new CTO of DigitalRoute., 02 Oct 2017 11:15:00 GMTTIM board confirms Amos Genish as CEO as Italian government starts actionAmos Genish, Vivendi’s chief convergence officer, is now officially CEO of Telecom Italia (TIM)., 29 Sep 2017 09:45:00 GMTCloudify names telecoms veteran Krish Prabhu as its strategic advisorCloudify, a provider of cloud native software, has announced the appointment of Krish Prabhu as a special strategic advisor., 28 Sep 2017 12:15:00 GMTTIM reportedly set to appoint new CEOTelecom Italia, which operates as TIM, is set to name Amos Genish as its new CEO, according to reports from Reuters., 28 Sep 2017 11:15:00 GMTDigitalRoute names Andreas Zartmann as CEODigitalRoute, a provider of data management and digital transformation enablement solutions globally, has named Andreas Zartmann as its chief executive officer., 27 Sep 2017 14:00:00 GMTTata names Bob Laskey as head of AmericasTata Communications has appointed former CenturyLink executive Bob Laskey as its regional head of Americas., 25 Sep 2017 15:45:00 GMTQureshi named as new Verizon Communications CSOFormer Ericsson executive Rima Qureshi has been named as the new chief strategy officer for Verizon Communications., 19 Sep 2017 12:00:00 GMTColt appoints CTO Datta as COOColt Technology Services has named current CTO Rajiv Datta as its new chief operating officer, reporting directly to CEO Carl Grivner., 19 Sep 2017 10:15:00 GMTCobalt names Mahoney as CTO of its Riviera Maya broadband projectCobalt Holdings, a provider of managed broadband services, has announced the appointment of Michael Mahoney as its new CTO., 18 Sep 2017 10:45:00 GMTHooq names Jennifer Batty as its new CCOHooq, the Asian video on demand service controlled by Singtel, has announced the appointment of Jennifer Batty as its new chief content officer., 15 Sep 2017 11:15:00 GMTWilcon names Lehman as channel sales directorWilcon, the West Coast US provider of fibre and data centre infrastructure, has named Rex Lehman as its new channel sales director., 14 Sep 2017 11:15:00 GMTLeoSat strikes deal with Supernet, appoints new CFOLow orbit satellite communications provider LeoSat Enterprises has struck a strategic agreement with Pakistan’s Supernet, whilst also naming Peter Schrickel as its new chief financial officer., 13 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMTGreen Mountain CEO steps downGreen Mountain, a Norwegian wholesale colocation data centre company, has announced that its CEO, Knut Molaug, is set to step down and has named his successor., 11 Sep 2017 14:00:00 GMTLiquid Telecom names Willem Marais as chief business development officerLiquid Telecom has appointed Willem Marais as chief business development officer, to oversee the company’s business development and expansion into new markets., 07 Sep 2017 12:00:00 GMTHoffman named as Megaport CTOMegaport, a provider of elastic interconnection services has named Tim Hoffman as its new chief technology officer, effective as of 1 October., 05 Sep 2017 11:15:00 GMTTugee to head up SEACOM’s new business division in AfricaSEACOM has named Tonny Tugee as head of its newly formed SEACOM Business in Kenya and its service provider division for east Africa., 05 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMTBankai names new CTOBankai has announced the appointment of Jay Jayasimha, as chief technology officer., 04 Sep 2017 12:15:00 GMTSafaricom appoints two new directorsSafaricom has appointed two new directors, days after finalising the sale of 35% of its business to Vodacom, a subsidiary of Vodafone., 04 Sep 2017 10:45:00 GMTJuniper Networks snaps up Kristian Kerr from BrocadeJuniper Networks has announced it has appointed Kristian Kerr as head of channel, alliances and commercial for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA)., 01 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMTIFSC appoints MD to steer 280Tb Ireland-France subsea cableIreland-France Subsea Cable (IFSC), which is building an ultra-high capacity 565km cable connecting Dublin to Paris, has named Fergus Innes as managing director effective September 1, 2017., 01 Sep 2017 10:45:00 GMT