Stephen Blewett Officially Takes Over As CEO of MTN Ghana

Stephen Blewett, a seasoned executive with a rich background in telecommunications, has officially taken up the role of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of MTN Ghana as of April 2024.

Mr. Blewett is taking over the role, which was held by Selorm Adadevoh, who has been appointed the Chief Commercial Officer of MTN Group

His appointment comes at a pivotal time as the company strides towards its ‘Ambition 2025‘ strategy, aiming to transition from a traditional telecommunications company to a comprehensive digital services provider.

Before his current role, he served as the Operations Executive for Markets at MTN, overseeing the Group’s smaller West and Central Africa markets. His expertise was not just limited to MTN, as he also held the position of Chief Operating Officer at Digicel, further honing his skills in the industry.

His tenure at MTN has been notable, with previous roles including CEO positions at MTN Benin and MTN Cameroon. These experiences have equipped him with a deep understanding of the African telecom landscape and the challenges and opportunities it presents.

MTN Ghana, under Blewett’s leadership, is set to focus on enhancing digital experiences for customers, expanding the fintech ecosystem, and driving sustainable growth. The company’s vision aligns with the broader objectives of MTN Group, which envisions leading digital solutions for Africa’s progress.

Source: Joseph Albert Kuuire (Tech Labari)