EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENT: Chief Marketing Officer Econet Burundi

EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENT: Chief Marketing Officer Econet Burundi

01 September 2020

Econet Leo S.A welcomes Mr. Marcel Bruno ONDO OBIANG to the Executive Team as Chief Marketing Officer with effect from 1 September 2020.  

Marcel ONDO OBIANG has over 15 years’ experience in the Telecoms Industry in various managerial positions where he acquired different skills in Marketing, Sales, and Customer Services.  

Marcel worked mostly with Airtel in East and Central Africa. He started as Revenue and Market Insight Manager with Celtel Gabon, then as an Acquisition and Retention Manager for both LVC and HVC segment for Zain, he then proceeded as a Customer Care Service Manager and he came back to Marketing as Customer Value Development manager in Gabon. 

After many short assignments in different countries within the Airtel Group (Congo Brazzaville, DRC, Madagascar, Burkina Faso etc.), he was promoted to head office in Nairobi as Group Marketing Supervisor following marketing activities/operations for 16 markets across Africa. His last position before joining Econet Leo was Country Marketing Director of Airtel Chad where he contributed to regain leadership in this specific Market.  

Marcel holds a Diploma of High Technician in Marketing and Advertisement from a Higher Institute of Technology in Gabon, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing both Operational and Strategic from Cape Peninsula University of Technology.  

The Executive, Management and staff welcome Marcel Bruno ONDO OBIANG to the Econet Leo Family and wish him every success in his new role.