Serame Taukobong has been appointed the Group CEO Designate at Telkom South Africa with effect from 1st October 2021, following Sipho Maseko’s official exit on 30 June 2022.
Making the announcement, Sello Moloko, Chairperson of Telkom said the organization was pleased that its extensive search process confirmed the calibre of Telkom’s people.
“Serame is a seasoned executive, with deep experience in the ITC sector in South African and the continent. His appointment of Serame ensures continuity of our value unlock strategy,” said Moloko.
Commenting on his appointment, Taukobong said having worked under Sipho Maseko’s leadership for 3 years; I know I will be taking over a solid business with a capable & committed team.
“The team and I are conscious of the challenges that lie ahead and are committed to attracting and retaining the best people, winning in the market place and delivering value for shareholders,” he concluded.