July 28, 2016 7:58 PM ET

Wireless Telecommunication Services

Company Overview of Optimum Telecom Algeria

Company Overview

Optimum Telecom Algeria provides wireless communication services in Algeria and internationally. It offers entertainment and multimedia, voice, messaging, invoice and reloading, and directory services. The company also provides data, mail and mobility, voicemail, call forwarding, hidden call, conference calling, and roaming services. In addition, Optimum Telecom Algeria offers CLIP + to receive an SMS notifying the caller’s number, date and time of the call, and the number of call attempts when the user’s phone is turned back on after being outside the coverage area. The company was formerly known as Orascom Telecom Algeria SPA. Optimum Telecom Algeria was founded in 2002 and is based in Alg...

Rue Mouloud Feraoun

lot n°8 A

Dar El-Beida



Founded in 2002


213 070 850 000


213 070 857 085

Key Executives for Optimum Telecom Algeria

Executive Chairman
Age: 47
Chief Executive Officer of Djezzy
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Optimum Telecom Algeria Key Developments

Djezzy Wins License to Provide 4G/LTE Services in Algeria

VimpelCom Ltd. and Global Telecom Holding S.A.E. announced that Djezzy has been awarded one of three licenses to provide 4G/LTE services in the Algeria.

VimpelCom Ltd. Appoints Tom Gutjahr as Chief Executive Officer of Djezzy, Effective July 1, 2016

VimpelCom Ltd. announced the appointment of Tom Gutjahr as Chief Executive Officer of Djezzy. The appointment is effective July 1, 2016. Tom will be responsible for leading the company's transformation into a digital leader while leveraging the brand's strong position in the local market. Prior to joining VimpelCom, Tom served as CEO of Airtel Uganda, from 2014, and was previously CEO of Tigo Paraguay from 2012 to 2014, CEO of Tigo Rwanda in 2011, and CEO of Tigo Chad from 2008 to 2010.

Ghada Gebara Moves as CEO of Djezzy

Global Telecom Holding S.A.E. announced that Ghada Gebara will be moving from the role of Djezzy CEO to VimpelCom Headquarters.

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