Murthy Chaganti Appointed as new Chief Executive Officer for Airteltigo
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Murthy Chaganti has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Ghana telecom operator AirtelTigo.
Before his appointment, he was Chief Operating Officer of the company and acted as the CEO from September 2019.
He was a key member inthe successful integration process of Airtel Ghana and Millicom Ghana, operators of Tigo brand after the merger of the two telecommunications giants in Ghana. Mr Chaganti will be taking over the role of CEO from Mitwa Kaemba Ng’ambi who resigned from the company in September 2019.
Profile Of Murthy Chaganti
Mr Chaganti joined AirtelTigo on 3rd January 2018 as Chief Operating Officer. He brings a wealth of experience in General Management, Commercial and Business Strategy, Sales and Marketing, having spent over 20-years in various roles within the Telecommunication and Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sectors in Ghana and India.
He graduated from XLRI Business School in Jamshedpur with an MBA in Marketing and Finance in India and a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University College of Engineering in Hyderabad, India.
The board after the appointment said, “ We are confident that Mr. Chaganti will carry on our vision of ‘Making Life Simple’ while keeping us focused on meeting our customers’ needs and holding us to our new commitment of being Simple, Transparent and Relevant.”