Kingston, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Digicel Announces New Group CEO Designate: Alexander Matuschka Greiffenclau will become the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Digicel Group, effective February 2018. He will replace Colm Delves who had indicated to the Board that he intended to step down from his executive role. Delves will however still be a non-executive director of Digicel Group as well as an advisor.
Greiffenclau holds a business degree in International Business Economy from International Business School Lippstadt in Germany and West Virginia University in the US. He has a background in the automotive industry, and has served as Group Chief Performance Officer for VEON- formerly VimpelCom Ltd, since 2015. He has also served as Chief Transformation Officer at Nokia Networks.
Outgoing Group CEO Colm Delves was the pioneer for the diversification of Digicel from being a mobile company to a total communications and entertainment provider. He also led Digicel’s 2030 Transformation Programme.