VODAFONE QATAR ANNOUNCES NEW APPOINTMENTS TO ITS MANAGEMENT TEAM
Doha, 10 April 2012: Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C. (“Vodafone Qatar” or “The Company”) today announced new appointments to the Company’s Management Team.
Mr. Niraj Singh has been appointed as Enterprise Business Unit Director and Mr. Ger Coolen as Chief Technology Officer.
Niraj Singh joins Vodafone Qatar from Vodafone India where he held the position of Chief Operating Officer of Vodafone Global Enterprise (VGE). Niraj joined Vodafone India in October 2008 and successfully steered a virtual start up to a successful organisation, with operations spread across 9 Circles in India, growing the organisation from 8 people in 2008 to 85 in 2011. During this time he delivered a year on year revenue growth of 17% making Vodafone Global Enterprises India the fastest growing market in the VGE world.
Prior to joining Vodafone he held sales directorship and business development roles in a number of large organisations including Alcatel Lucent and Lucent Technologies in India and the US.
Ger Coolen joins Vodafone Qatar from Vodafone Netherlands where he has been working for over 15 years in several roles in the Technology organisation in Operations, Product Development, Networks and IT. He held the position of Chief Technology Officer since 2008 and has had a succession of great achievements including winning the Netherlands Best Network Award in 2010, launching high speed mobile broadband and initiating the replacement of the BSS system.
“Mr. Singh and Mr. Coolen come with extensive experience. I welcome them on board and look forward to working with them to take Vodafone Qatar to new heights,” said Richard Daly, CEO, Vodafone Qatar.