Telkom names new CFO and COO

14 September 2021

Telkom Kenya has named Allan Wainaina as chief financial officer (CFO) and Kosi Ali as chief operations officer (COO).

The former joins from the Java House Group (JHG), where he was CFO, responsible for its financial management, including its subsidiaries in Uganda, Rwanda,and Nigeria. Prior to that, Wainaina worked for the British American Tobacco Group.

Asi joins with over 25 years of experience from the telecommunications sector. One of his major roles was as vice president at international European vendors Marconi and Ericsson.

Meanwhile, Telkom has hired Juliuis Cheptiony as the group's chief strategy and business development officer, while Brenada Minayo becomes director human resources.