9mobile, one of Nigeria’s leading telecommunications companies, has announced the appointment of John Vasikaran as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO).
With an impressive track record of over 20 years in the African telecoms industry, Vasikaran brings a wealth of experience and strategic leadership to his new role. Prior to joining 9mobile, Vasikaran held the position of Director of Business Development and Sales for Ribbon Communications, a global telecommunications technology company.
His successful stint at Ribbon Communications made him a formidable force in the industry, earning him a reputation as a visionary leader.
As the newly appointed COO, Vasikaran’s responsibilities encompass a wide spectrum of operational areas crucial to 9mobile’s growth and success. His mandate includes providing strategic leadership for operations spanning Technical, IT, Sales, Commercial Planning, Customer Care, Marketing Communications, and Project Management Office (PMO).
This comprehensive portfolio reflects the company’s commitment to ensuring seamless coordination across all facets of its operations. Vasikaran’s appointment comes at a crucial time for 9mobile, as the company continues to navigate the dynamic landscape of the telecom industry. His vast experience and ability to anticipate prevailing industry trends make him the ideal candidate to steer 9mobile towards its strategic vision.
Commenting on his new appointment on his LinkedIn page, Vasikaran expressed excitement and said, “I’m happy to share that I’m starting a new position as Chief Operating Officer at 9mobile.”
He also acknowledged the challenges faced by the industry and emphasized the importance of staying ahead of technological advancements and meeting evolving customer needs.
With Nigeria’s telecom industry experiencing rapid growth and increased competition, 9mobile’s decision to bring Vasikaran on board highlights the company’s dedication to maintaining its position as a market leader.
By appointing a seasoned professional like Vasikaran, 9mobile aims to leverage his expertise to strengthen its operations, enhance customer experiences, and capture new market opportunities. Vasikaran’s appointment as 9mobile’s COO has already caused a buzz within the industry, with industry experts eager to witness the impact of his leader.