Kenya

Kenya

Sameer Business Park, Block A, Mombasa Road
Nairobi

T +254 020 5000 000
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Meet the team

Adil El Youssefi

Regional CEO - East Africa

Adil joined Liquid Telecom in April 2017 as CEO for Kenya. In October 2018, he became Regional CEO of East Africa and is directly responsible for the leadership, strategic and operational management of Liquid Telecom’s wholesale, enterprise and retail businesses throughout Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania and Ethiopia.

Prior to joining Liquid Telecom, Adil served as Managing Director of Airtel Kenya for three years. He has over 15 years' experience in senior management across Africa, Asia and Europe, with expertise in developing markets, leadership, strategy, telecommunications, sales & marketing, and digital TV. Prior to joining Airtel, Adil had risen through the management ranks of global telecoms and media company Millicom, initially as a Senior Advisor to the Chief Officer Asia in Sri Lanka, before moving to Chad to take up the Chief Executive position and then becoming Chief Executive of Millicom Ghana.

Sajid Khan

Regional Chief Operating Officer

Sajid Khan is our Chief Operating Officer for the East Africa region. Joining Liquid Telecom in 2018, Sajid is based in Kenya where he drives operational excellence across our four operating companies in the region.
 
Sajid brings over 22 years of experience in telecoms in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He has a strong track record of delivering social economic value through change management, as well as improving profitability, customer experience and work efficiency.
 
Sajid holds a Bachelor of Science and MBA degree from India. 

Wilfred Waithaka

East Africa Region - Chief Technical Officer

Wilfred joined Liquid Telecom Kenya in 2016, bringing over 15 years’ senior management experience in technologies as diverse as IP, data centres, satellite communications and wireless.

Wilfred previously worked with Africa Online, MTN Business Kenya, Intersat Africa and also served as Group CTO at Wananchi Group (ZUKU). He holds a BTech in Electrical and Communications Engineering and an MSc in Electronics Product Engineering from the University of South Wales, UK, and is a director of the Technology Service Providers of Kenya (Tespok).

Judy Njeru

East Africa Region - Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs

Judy is our East Africa Region – Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs. She oversees the Legal, Governance, Regulatory and Compliance functions across our Kenya, Tanzania, South Sudan, Rwanda and Uganda operations.

Judy is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya (2010) and a member of the Law Society of Kenya. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL. B) from the University of East London, a MSc Corporate Governance from Bournemouth University, and a Post Graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law.

She has extensive experience in Regional ICT, Media Law and Regulatory practice, Transactional Due Diligence, Transaction Structuring and Corporate Governance. She has previously served as In-house counsel for BSS Africa, and in various capacities at the Wananchi Group Companies.

Away from work Judy enjoys travel and playing different sports.

Ope Lawal

Regional Head of Marketing and Brand, East Africa

Ope Lawal is the Regional Head of Marketing and Brand for East Africa. Based in Kenya, she leads the strategy and execution of our marketing activities across all segments and products in order to drive superior brand positioning and achieve revenue objectives.

Prior to joining the company, she held senior manager roles at Airtel Nigeria, where she led various functions across brand, media, digital, trade and sponsorships. She was instrumental to the refreshed brand and communications strategies deployed by Airtel Nigeria over the past four years. She previously also worked across marketing functions in Etisalat Nigeria and mediaReachOMD.

Ope holds a Mathematics Degree from University of Ilorin, Nigeria. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, learning and charting new territories.

About us

A full-service data communications carrier offering a host of services including IP, broadband transport, infrastructure services and co-location services.