Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub says operator’s VodaPay Super App smarts are protected if political changes affect Alipay.
Alipay technology underpins Vodacom’s financial services growth plans.
Super App set for commercial launch in South Africa this month.
CEO Shameel Joosub sets sights on nine-figure base to win better bargaining position with potential buyers and partners.
Vodacom taking control of fintech offerings in Ghana and Egypt, to fuel expansion.
Regional media reports indicate that Saudi Telecom Company is seeking to revive a buyout of the Group’s Egyptian business, after failure of 2020 deal.
Move follows Vodafone’s exploration of an internal switch of Egyptian OpCo.
Inaugural leadership team named at Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia, with remaining executives reported in local press.
Vodafone Ghana opens search for new CTO after incumbent exits for MTN.
Further changes at Partner Markets after meld within Vodafone Business.
Some hints of compromise with City overseers as Vodafone re-seeds post-pandemic, digital-led growth plan. New Chairman van Boxmeer appears to be lighting a fire under Group mindset and strategy. M&A talked up as a lever to help Vodafone in the push to revive growth. Another chunk of Vantage could ...
Group bounces out of pandemic slump, helped by lapping and increased business confidence.
Cautious CEO warns of further “bumps in the road”.
In Spain, another large-scale downsizing move made under cover of Digital Telco transformation, and as fodder for Group’s centralisation-led efficiency plans.