Current Digital Officer of Telenor Pakistan, Durdana Achakzai resigned from Telenor last week and will leave the company in December. Following it, Telenor has appointed Sardar Abubakr as its Chief Digital and Strategy Officer. He will acquire the office from the 1st December 2018.
Currently, Abubakr is in charge of two divisions, Strategy & Transformation (CSTO) and Finance (CFO). Due to the new appointment, Abubakr will be giving up a CFO role. To fill the position of CFO, Telenor has appointed Marius Gigernes as CFO of Telenor Pakistan.
Telenor Pakistan has appointed Sardar Abubakr as its Chief Digital and Strategy Officer
Abubakr is a graduate of Harward Business school and INSEAD, working in Telenor since 2005, with an expertise in the Maldives with Cable & Wireless Communications. Gigernes is working with Telenor since 2003 looking after the financial reporting & analysis roles in the company.
CEO Telenor, Irfan Wahab while congratulating both said:
“I congratulate Abubakr and Marius on their new roles and I am confident that with their expertise and experience we shall continue to deliver growth on the back of solid performances from Digital and Finance functions. I wish them [the] best of luck with the new challenges.”
Telenor Pakistan is a provider of high-quality telecommunication services in Pakistan since 2005. It has over 43 million subscribers, over 1900 employees and a nationwide network. The company keep on launching exciting packages for its users. Recently the company has rolled out Telenor Weekly Mega Offer for its customers. For more details click here.
Source: Branding in Asia