Diego Gutierrez is the new General Manager of Tigo Tanzania following the completion of the tenure of Interim General Manager Ms Cecile Tiano who has been at the helm in interim capacity since the beginning of the year.
Mr Gutierrez will provide management continuity to grow the new initiatives successfully. Prior to his time with the company’s mobile money division in Latin America, he had been Tigo Tanzania’s General Manager for three years and has 15 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, having worked in several markets in Latin America and Africa.
“I am delighted to resume work with an enthusiastic team who collectively share the Tigo vision of providing digital lifestyle transformation to Tanzanians”, Mr Gutierrez says in the statement.
Tiano helped Tig to launch Tigo Music and 4G network, making Tigo the first telecommunications company to provide the technology in the country and recently laid plans to expan 4G network in the country as well as oversaw an agreement to provide Facebook in Swahili to Tigo Subscribers.