Published On: Wed, Jan 23rd, 2019

Liquid’s Mulikita Zambia’s first ICT boss

Susan Mulikita

Susan Mulikita

from ARNOLD MULENGA in Lusaka, Zambia
LUSAKA – SUSAN Mulikita has been appointed chief executive  officer of Liquid Telecom Zambia, becoming the first female CEO in the country’s information and communications technology (ICT) sector.

She also is first female CEO to join the company’s regional executive
leadership team.

“This is an exciting time to be joining Liquid Telecom Zambia,” Mulikita said.

“I am also very pleased to join a brand that promotes equal opportunities and inclusive leadership at the highest levels of the organisation.”

Mulikita pledged to work with Liquid Telecom partners, government and other stakeholders to deliver innovative and compelling ICT and telecoms services.

She has more than 20 years’ ICT experience, operating at a senior level for private sector and public organisations, most prominently Airtel where she was responsible for telecommunications and ICT law, policy, regulation and stakeholder management.

Mulikita is a graduate of the University of Zambia having attained a
Bachelor of Laws Degree there and a Master of Laws (ICT) from the
Buckinghamshire New University (UK).

“This senior appointment marks an exciting new step in Liquid Telecom’s strategy to build Africa’s digital future,” said Wellington Makamure, CEO of Liquid Telecom’s Southern Africa region.

He said Mulikita’s appointment demonstrated Liquid Telecom’s continued focus on diversity and inclusiveness, especially at a regional level.

– CAJ News

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