Appointments©2018 Capacity Media60AppointmentsHutch chairman Li Ka-shing retires at 89 on $12 a weekThe creator of the Three group of mobile operators and the wholesale carrier formerly called Hutchison Global Communications is to retire at 89., 16 Mar 2018 14:30:00 GMTBT hires new head of planning and transformation from Boston ConsultingBT has appointed a chief strategy and transformation officer as part of a series of changes in top management by CEO Gavin Patterson., 15 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTIX Reach appoints new CEO amid company expansionIX Reach has appointed former Telia Carrier senior executive Simon Vye as its new CEO., 14 Mar 2018 13:15:00 GMTDataGryd names Thomas Brown as its new president and CEODataGryd, the Manhattan data centre specialists, has named Thomas Brown as its new president and chief executive officer., 13 Mar 2018 12:15:00 GMTFiberLight names Kevin Coyne as its new COOKevin Coyne, a member of FiberLight’s founding team, has been promoted to its new chief operating officer., 09 Mar 2018 13:15:00 GMTEx-Colt CEO Bhasin to become chairman of CMC NetworksFormer Colt CEO Rakesh Bhasin is to become chairman of African and Middle East carrier CMC Networks., 06 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTNokia names Sanjay Goel as president of global servicesNokia has appointed Sanjay Goel as the new president of global services and as a member of the Nokia Group Leadership Team (GLT)., 06 Mar 2018 11:45:00 GMTBezeq appoints acting chief as police bring CEO into corruption investigationIsraeli operator Bezeq has appointed an acting CEO while the current CEO, Stella Handler, is under police investigation for involvement in alleged corruption., 05 Mar 2018 12:45:00 GMTSTC appoints Al Nasser as acting CEOSaudi Telecom Company has appointed Nasser Bin Sulaiman Al Nasser as acting CEO of the company, replacing Khaled Bin Hussain Biyari, who has been appointed as assistant minister of defence for executive affairs by the Saudi government., 28 Feb 2018 14:15:00 GMTA1 Telekom Austria appoints head to drive new cloud and OTT servicesA1 Telekom Austria has named Alexander Kuchar as its new group director of technology and future services., 28 Feb 2018 14:00:00 GMTEir’s wholesale boss to be group CEO after Xavier Niel takeoverCarolan Lennon, the managing director of Eir’s wholesale operations in Ireland, is to become CEO of the group., 20 Feb 2018 16:00:00 GMTEquinix appoints new head of EMEA channel partner programmeEquinix has named a former Palo Alto Networks executive as the new head of its Europe, Middle East and Africa channel partner programme., 19 Feb 2018 16:15:00 GMTEthernity appoints O’Hara to VP of worldwide salesEthernity Networks, the provider of data processing technology, has appointed Rob O’Hara as its new vice president of worldwide sales., 08 Feb 2018 13:00:00 GMTCenturyLink’s Aamir Hussain joins MEF board of directorsAamir Hussain, chief technology officer (CTO) of CenturyLink has been appointed to the board of directors at the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF)., 08 Feb 2018 11:30:00 GMTLiquid Telecom's South Africa CEO to step downLiquid Telecom’s CEO for South Africa Kyle Whitehill is to leave the African operator in order to return to the UK to be with his family., 02 Feb 2018 14:00:00 GMTCoriant names Shanbhang as MD for Asia Pacific SouthCoriant has named Vikram Shanbhag as its new managing director for Asia Pacific South, where he will be tasked with overseeing operations, business development and sales in the region, which includes India., 02 Feb 2018 13:15:00 GMTPeter van Burgel appointed as CEO of AMS-IXPeter van Burgel has been appointed as new CEO of the world’s largest internet exchange AMS-IX with immediate effect., 01 Feb 2018 13:30:00 GMTTelxius names Mario Martin as CEO as part of Telefónica management shake-upTelefónica has named Mario Martin as the new CEO of infrastructure division Telxius as part of a major management overhaul, replacing Alberto Manuel Horcajo Aguirre., 31 Jan 2018 12:15:00 GMTExclusive: Jhamb to leave Vodafone Carrier Services, McGrath named as replacementVodafone’s senior vice president and global head of connectivity business Vivek Jhamb is to leave the UK-based operator, Capacity can exclusively reveal., 29 Jan 2018 12:15:00 GMTSteve Smith quits as Equinix CEO over ‘poor judgment’Steve Smith has resigned suddenly as CEO of Equinix for what is described as “exercising poor judgment with respect to an employee matter”., 26 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMTPTC elects Stephen Ho as president and chairThe Pacific Telecommunications Council has named CITIC Telecom CEO Stephen Ho as its new president and chair of the board of governors., 25 Jan 2018 12:15:00 GMTColt names Edison as new VP of wholesaleColt Technology Services has named former Level 3 SVP Andrew Edison as vice president - wholesale in order to accelerate partnerships and global networking solutions for the wholesale segment., 23 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMTPacketFabric secures $25 million in series B fundingPacketFabric has secured a $25 million investment in series B funding from lead investor NantCapital., 19 Jan 2018 11:45:00 GMTGTT shoots for brand boost with appointment of ex-basketballer ErvingGTT Communications has elected NBA basketball legend Julius Erving to its board of directors., 18 Jan 2018 11:15:00 GMTDan Ephraim appointed to VP of sales at Infomart Data CentersInformart Data Centers has appointed former director of Digital Realty Trust, Dan Ephraim as its new vice president of sales., 17 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTVocus spins off wholesale arm from enterprise unit in restructureVocus Group has announced an organisational restructure while will see it split the enterprise and wholesale divisions of its Australian arm into separate operating units., 15 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTSprint picks former Altice CEO Combes to be CFO as Robbiati leavesSprint has appointed former Altice CEO Michel Combes as CFO, replacing Tarek Robbiati, who leaves at the end of the month., 05 Jan 2018 11:45:00 GMTINCA Board elects Zeetta Networks CEOThe Independent Networks Cooperative Association (INCA) has elected Vassilis Seferidis, CEO of Zeetta Networks, to its Board., 05 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMTCenturyLink announces two new leadership appointmentsCenturyLink has continued to overhaul its management team by appointing two new senior executives, with both set to report to chief operating officer Jeff Storey., 02 Jan 2018 13:00:00 GMTInge Smidts is appointed to CEO of Cable and WirelessCable and Wireless Communications (C&W) has named Inge Smidts, the former chief marketing officer of Liberty Global, as its new CEO., 21 Dec 2017 12:00:00 GMT