NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 9 – Zain Kenya has announced the appointment of Dick Omondi to head its Corporate Communications docket ahead of its planned rebranding to Bharti Airtel.
Prior to his new appointment at Zain Kenya, Mr Omondi served at Kenya Airways as the Head of Marketing and Corporate Communication.
“He joins Zain at an interesting time when part of his responsibilities will include the rebranding and repositioning of Zain Kenya to Bharti Airtel,” said Managing Director Rene Meza.
“As part of our ongoing market storm efforts, we are constantly seeking for fresh and capable local talent that can help us drive the Zain brand to the next level,” Mr Meza said.
Mr Omondi is expected to bring to Zain Kenya a wealth of domestic and international experience in marketing and advertising, public relations and corporate communications.
He previously served as the Marketing Director at Vodacom in Tanzania and Celtel in Uganda.
He has also previously held senior marketing and management positions in East African Breweries Ltd, Coca-Cola and Colgate-Palmolive.