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Company Overview of Wananchi Group Holdings Limited

Company Overview

Wananchi Group Holdings Limited, a home entertainment operator, provides home entertainment and communication services to residential and corporate customers. Its residential services include Internet through its fiber optic network; DTH satellite pay TV services; and acquiring and originating programming for its own pay TV channels. The company’s business services comprise voice, video, data, and Internet connectivity to enterprises, governments, carriers, media, and broadcast; value added services, such as data security, messaging system, data center, PABX, colocation, cloud services, domain registration and Web hosting, conferencing, and others; and carrier grade services to customers in ...

Gateway Business Park

Mombasa Road

P O Box 10286

Nairobi,  00100

Kenya

Founded in 2008

Phone:

254 20 5200432

Fax:

254 20 313922

Key Executives for Wananchi Group Holdings Limited

Group Chief Executive Officer
Managing Director for Wananchi Business Services
Head of Customer Experience Cable
Head of Customer Experience DTH
Group Chief Technical Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Wananchi Group Holdings Limited Key Developments

Wananchi Reportedly To Sell Its Business Services Unit

A consortium of local and foreign investors is seeking to buy business service unit of Wananchi Group Holdings Limited, according to Business Daily. The report cites an unnamed source as saying that the consortium has hired Systems House to conduct due diligence on the business unit.

Wananchi Group Announces Executive Changes

Wananchi Group confirmed the naming of Santiago Benedit as the new Group CEO after the end of the deal term of Richard Alden. Benedit has over 20 years international involvement in the telecom business. His career has seen both the technology and telecommunication arenas in which he has served as chief financial executive designations. Before to his appointment as CEO of Wananchi he was the CFO at Orascom Telecom Algeria, called as Djezzy and significant part of the VimpelCom Group.

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Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
May 18, 2017
Wananchi Business Services
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