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The leadership team grows with appointment of Head of Telecoms in Nigeria

 Circadian Technologies, a leading innovator in hardware-enabled software solutions for telecom tower operators, is dedicated to enhancing the performance and energy optimization of this critical infrastructure throughout Africa. The company is building its leadership team in Nigeria by appointing Ali Jafri as Head of Telecoms.

Ali Jafri, a highly regarded professional within the telecommunications sector, brings nearly twenty years of invaluable experience to his new role. Before his appointment at Circadian Technologies, he was General Manager at FaithLink Systems Limited, where he played a pivotal role in leading notable projects, including the Power/Grid Project for IHS Towers, American Tower Corp, and Globacom. This initiative involved connecting over 1800 sites in telecom infrastructure to the grid and was valued at approximately USD 8.7 million.

His extensive career also spans influential positions with industry leaders such as Nokia Siemens, Airtel, Zain, Huawei, IHS Towers, and Ericsson. During this time, he oversaw the deployment of 4200 kilometers of fiber optic cable, the construction of 600+ telecom sites, and the establishment of 500 sites for SAM. Additionally, he led various power projects involving Gensets, with a total value of USD 10 million.

 In his new position, Ali Jafri will spearhead the growth of the business development team while also overseeing operations in Nigeria. His deep domain knowledge, combined with his proven track record in project management and business development, positions him perfectly to drive Circadian Technologies’ expansion and innovation efforts in the region.

Ali Jafri, Head of Telecoms, expressed his enthusiasm about joining Circadian Technologies, stating, “The decision to join Circadian Technologies was driven by the outstanding team and the exceptional potential of their products. I am excited to leverage my industry experience to collaborate closely with our clients, enhancing their operational capabilities and overall business performance.”

Mike Rosenberg, CEO of Circadian Technologies, commented on the appointment, “We are thrilled to welcome Ali to our team. His comprehensive experience and understanding of the local market are invaluable, as we continue to enhance our on-the-ground operations in Nigeria. Our partnership with leading telecom tower operators in the region is set to transform the energy management landscape, due to our advanced data analytics platform, which offers unmatched asset management and control capabilities.”