Juanito Camilleri appointed as non-executive chairman of Vodafone Malta

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Monaco Telecom announced it has appointed University of Malta Rector Emeritus Juanito Camilleri as non-executive Chairman of Vodafone Malta.

In a statement, Monaco Telecom said that Prof. Camilleri forms part of a new board at Vodafone Malta made up of representatives of the shareholders of Monaco Telecom, which completed the €250 million acquisition of Vodafone after receiving regulatory approval from the Maltese authorities.

New Vodafone Malta CEO Tamas Banyai said that Juanito’s reputation precedes him as he is a pioneer in the local telecommunications industry and will be an invaluable asset in their drive to focus on network investment and innovation to broaden their appeal amongst Maltese customers.

 “I am very excited about Monaco Telecom’s vision for the Malta operation, which seeks to retain the company’s great strengths while heralding innovative digital services beyond mobile communication” – Said Prof. Camilleri.

Prof. Juanito Camilleri possesses extensive experience in the telecoms sector, serving as the founding CEO at go mobile before subsequently joining Melita Cable plc as Group CEO. He is currently Chairman and resident Professor at the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Business Incubation at the University of Malta and is a director on various boards.

Monaco Telecom completed the acquisition of Vodafone Malta on April 1 for an enterprise value of €250 million.