MEDIA CENTRE

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SEACOM LAUNCHES DIRECT-TO-CORPORATE SERVICES IN UGANDA

Pan-African telecoms enabler SEACOM has further extend its corporate market...


Jun 11, 2019

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SEACOM ADDS EIGHT NEW PoPS ACROSS AFRICA

Pan-African Internet and connectivity service provider SEACOM is adding eight new Points of Presence (PoPs) across ...


May 28, 2019

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SEACOM EXPANDS ITS NATIONAL COVERAGE FOOTPRINT IN ...

Pan-African telecommunications service provider SEACOM announced the conclusion of the agreement ...


Apr 30, 2019


OUR HISTORY

An overview of SEACOM's evolution. Starting with the connection of Africa to Asia and Europe by laying the first broadband submarine cable system along Africa's eastern and southern coastlines.

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2009
July

SEACOM goes live in South Africa, Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya and Djibouti connecting Africa to Asia and Europe

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2010
December

IP services launched

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2011

July

SEACOM establishes PoP in Teraco Isando

August

Mtunzini to Johannesburg link goes live

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2012

July

SEACOM’s WACS capacity goes live providing a redundant ring around Africa

November

Completion of dual route across Egypt

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2013

March

SEACOM upgrades submarine network capacity to turbo-boost African Internet

September

SEACOM establishes PoP in Teraco Cape Town

November

SEACOM gives 100mbps internet access to four innovation hubs in Nairobi

December

Johannesburg to Cape Town link goes live

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2014
September

SEACOM launches PoP in Uganda

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2015
October

SEACOM Business is launched in South Africa

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2016

January

SEACOM supports two innovation hubs in Uganda

June

SEACOM adds peering points in Europe and Africa to boost customers’ Internet experience

July

SEACOM launches PoP in Rwanda

August

SEACOM Business is launched in Kenya

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2017

June

SEACOM launches PoP in Botswana

July

SEACOM rolls out own fibre in south of Johannesburg

August

SEACOM acquires MacroLan to extend fibre reach in Western Cape

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2018

June

SEACOM lights up the N3 in South Africa and Subsea Cable System upgraded to 1.5Tbps

September

SEACOM acquires SAI to expand its KwaZulu-Natal presence

November

SEACOM acquires FibreCo, completing the “African Ring” with 3,500km of trans-SA fibre

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2019

March

SEACOM provides first 100G international service to a customer between South Africa and Europe

June

SEACOM Business is launched in Uganda

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OUR TEAM

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Byron Clatterbuck
Chief Executive Officer

As CEO at SEACOM, Byron J. Clatterbuck is responsible for driving revenue growth from SEACOM's African and global service provider customers and key partners.

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Richard John Schumacher
Chief Financial Officer

As CFO at SEACOM, Richard Schumacher oversees SEACOM's full financial performance. He was promoted to this role in July 2016, having originally joined SEACOM in November 2015 as the Chief Commercial Officer.

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Jackie Demetriou
Chief Human Resources and Administration Officer

Jackie Demetriou joined SEACOM in 2010 to develop and drive the implementation of the human resources strategy across the group in support of the business strategy. Her main focus is on developing and implementing best-in-class human resources practices to optimise people performance across the business.

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Claes Segelberg
Chief Technical Officer

As SEACOM's Chief Technology Officer, Claes Segelberg oversees the roll-out of SEACOM's infrastructure, manages its subcontractors and helps to drive its technology vision. Segelberg has worked for major telecommunications operators and consulting firms across Africa, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Europe in a career spanning nearly 30 years.

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Steve Briggs
Chief Commercial Officer at SEACOM

As Chief Commercial Officer at SEACOM, Steve Briggs oversees sales performance, helps to optimise the product portfolio and drives superior customer experiences across the company's commercial portfolio.

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Nicole Labuschagne
GM: Service Provider

Nicole has more than 20 years of experience in the African and international wholesale industry. She has been a member of the SEACOM family since 2011 and was appointed as GM Service Provider in January 2018. Drawing on her years of industry experience, Nicole develops and drives both strategic and tactical plans SEACOM's Service Provider business, while also focusing on the responsibilities of increasing sales revenue, profitability and performance with her team.

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Suveer Ramdhani
Chief Strategy Officer

Suveer Ramdhani is SEACOM's Chief Strategy Officer. His responsibilities include developing new markets for the company's wholesale telecom offerings, identifying new growth projects and commercial opportunities, overseeing strategic planning, and supporting the merger and acquisition strategy.


CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

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SEACOM CELEBRATES ITS 10TH BIRTHDAY ...

Every year on the 23rd of July, SEACOM honours the day ...


AUGUST, 2019

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SEACOM KENYA GETTING INVOLVED IN...

In an effort to bridge the knowledge gap between academia and industry...


MAR, 2019

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SEACOM SHARE THE LOVE AT KINGSWAY...

SEACOM donated gift bags to the children of Kingsway School in Johannesburg.


FEB, 2019