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BIG INTERVIEW: Clint Heiden, CCO, EdgeConneX

02 Jul 2015

EdgeConneX has built a name for itself in the US data centre market by localising content in Tier 2 markets. The company’s CCO Clint Heiden reveals how it plans to bring its unique distribution model to Europe.

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Q&A: Markus Borchert, SVP of market Europe, Nokia Networks

02 Jul 2015

Markus Borchert was appointed SVP of market Europe at Nokia Networks in April. He talks to Capacity about the company’s latest data centre and cloud solutions as well as its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent.

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A life in the day of…Jesse Moore, managing director and co-founder, M-KOPA Solar

01 Jul 2015

Kenyans collectively spend more than $1 billion each year on off-grid energy substitutes; kerosene fuel for lighting, for example. That is, until October 2012 when Jesse Moore and his team launched M-KOPA Solar; a ‘pay-per-use’ solar system and mobile payment service created to effectively make solar energy the cheapest power option.

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BIG INTERVIEW: Deng Xiaofeng, CEO, China Telecom Global

30 Jun 2015

Chinese investment continues to pour overseas, presenting a major opportunity for the international arm of China Telecom to support Chinese enterprises. Agnes Stubbs exclusively talks to China Telecom Global CEO Deng Xiaofeng.

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Recent Appointments

Alcatel-Lucent CEO to step down in September

31 Jul 2015

Alcatel-Lucent CEO Michel Combes will step down while chairman Philippe Camus takes over as interim leader.

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Vodafone restructures European management

21 Jul 2015

Philipp Humm, Vodafone’s chief executive officer for Europe, is to resign from his position, and four CEOs from the operator's European operations will join its executive board.

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Helios Towers Africa appoints CEO

15 Jul 2015

Helios Towers Africa (HTA) has appointed Kash Pandya as chief executive officer at the company.

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Day in the Life

A life in the day of…Jesse Moore, managing director and co-founder, M-KOPA Solar
01 Jul 2015
Kenyans collectively spend more than $1 billion each year on off-grid energy substitutes; kerosene fuel for lighting, for example. That is, until October 2012 when Jesse Moore and his team launched M-KOPA Solar; a ‘pay-per-use’ solar system and mobile payment service created to effectively make solar energy the cheapest power option.
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