Telkom has appointed Althon Beukes as chief information officer for the group with immediate effect.
Areas of focus and responsibility includes:
- Group IT and Digital Strategy
- IT Governance and Enterprise Architecture
- Improving IT alignment with Business Units
- Business Process Improvement
- Group Procurement
Beukes has extensive leadership experience in the ICT industry and in the Telkom Group, having previously assumed roles such as managing director: Cybernest; chief operations officer: BCX; chief of international business: BCX and most recently chief commercial officer at Openserve, Telkom said.
Smangele Nkosi will continue to act as Openserve chief commercial officer, the operator said.