Tag: Helios

Telkom Kenya: Years of Heritage, Maturity and a New Beginning

The heritage of Kenya’s telecommunications sector dates back to the country’s pre-independence days – the 1940s and 1950s. With the advent of independence and...

Telkom Kenya Appoints More Former Safaricom Executives

In an effort to build its leadership bench strength; fortify its operations and customer service excellence and aligning itself to its transformation agenda, Telkom Kenya...
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Orange Formally Exits Kenya Market with Majority Stake Sale to Helios

Hot on the heels of the announcement by the Kenyan government that it would be adding an extra 10% more stake in mobile network...

Helios Plans Aggressive Mobile Money Strategy on Orange Kenya Takeover

France Telkom Orange announced in November 2015 it was exiting the Kenyan market by selling its 70% stake in Telkom Kenya. Helios Investment Partners...

First Batch of Orange Kenya Employees Lose Jobs in Restructuring Efforts

Late 2015, we announced that France Telkom Orange would offload its 70% in Telkom Kenya marking the exit of the player in the Kenyan...
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Orange Kenya to Lay off 500 Workers in First Quarter of 2016

Kenyan Telco Orange Kenya, has today announced that the company will be laying off a third of the workforce. This is in the coming...