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Ortel appoints Jiji John as vice president - broadband

MUMBAI: Ortel Communications has appointed Jiji John as vice president of broadband business with effect from 1 June, 2015.


John has more than 18 years of experience in strategic planning, sales, marketing and business development.


Prior to joining Ortel, John was vice president at Asianet Broadband, which is a division of Asianet Satellite Communications.


During his career, he has held various positions with telecom and ISP companies like Escotel Mobile Communications (currently Idea Cellular) and Sify Technologies amongst others.


Ortel Communications president & CEO Bibhu Prasad Rath said, “We are delighted to welcome Jiji John as VP of our Broadband Business. His rich experience and deep understanding of the sector would help Ortel strengthen its position in the segment where the Company is targeting a notable increase in the number of broadband subscribers over the next few years. Jiji will play a crucial role in driving growth and profitability of the Broadband Business which remains a key focus for Ortel.”

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