Layer3, an industry leader in cloud, scalable and secure networks, has announced that it has appointed Shatse Kakwagh as its Executive Director, Strategy and Business Development, effective immediately.
“The Layer3 board and executive management just gained a tremendous wealth of experience in the person of Shatse,” explained Oyaje Idoko, CEO at Layer3. “We are very thrilled to have him join us at such an exciting time in the company. The operational, management and industry experience that Shatse brings will be of immense value to our company and our numerous customers.”
Shatse Kakwagh most recently served as the Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer for the MODE Group of Companies headquartered in Kenya, driving the company’s operations in 25 countries. Before this time, he led operations and strategic direction for Internet Solutions Nigeria as the Chief Operations Officer, where he drove product management, engineering, and service delivery. Before that, he was the Country Manager for Ericsson, Chad, where he served as the Chief Operating Officer, managing the telecoms operations of Airtel Niger and Chad.
“As companies and organizations all over accelerate their pace of digital transformation, we are seeing an increased demand for new technologies that can enable them to keep up with the pace of change. Layer3 is a leader in delivering innovative technologies and the surge in customer demand for cloud solutions, and related technologies, has put the company in a unique position to lead the market,” said Shatse Kakwagh. “This is an exciting time for Layer3, with enormous opportunities to increase our customer and partner relationships and help organizations in their transformation journeys. I’m thrilled to contribute my experience and time to this great company.”