Tuesday, 25 August 2009

New MD at Autopage – South Africa

James Rutherfoord has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Altech Autopage Cellular. Rutherfoord takes over from Stephen Blewett who left the company to pursue other interests.

Rutherford originally joined Altech as Group Executive of Telecom in May of this year. His career has seen him work for MTN for 11 years where he became General Manager of Direct Business.

Commenting, Rutherford said: “I am delighted at the opportunity to take up such a key role in the Altech Group, leading South Africa’s largest independent mobile service provider in an increasingly converging telecoms market. Our focus will be to cement Autopage’s position as the service provider of choice.”