Last month, Starcomms introduced two new executives. Here are their corporate profiles:
Logan Pather Chief Operating Officer, has over 25 years of work experience. He has worked in several telecom communication companies in Africa. Logan is bringing with him his wealth of experience as managing director in other African countries.
Prior to joining Starcomms, he was managing director of Roamwave Africa (responsible for 20 African countries). He was responsible for the set up of the organization in SA and also ensure sales channels along with marketing strategy and partnerships. His career is highlighted by strong and in-depth knowledge and exposure across all core business functions such as finance, sales & marketing, human resources, customer service operations etc.
He worked in Nortel Southern Africa and Telecel – Zambia as Managing director responsible for operational strategy and growth. He holds a Diploma in Business Management and MBA (Short Course Programme).
David Ordman – Chief Financial Officer, has over 18 years work experience in various sectors. Prior to joining Starcomms he worked as Finance Director within EMAAR, The Economic City in Saudi Arabia, with responsibility for all aspects of Finance within the Utilities & Telecoms division of EMAAR, delivering a multi-utility solution within King Abdullah Economic City, a $2bn megaproject.
Previously David has also worked as Chief Financial Officer in United Utilities Plc (Estonia and Bulgaria) and Millicom International Cellular, Pakistan.
He studied Civil Engineering from University of Birmingham, UK. He then trained with Price Waterhouse Coopers, and achieved Order of Merit from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales. More recently David received his MBA having attended a joint program at London Business School, UK and Columbia Business School, USA.