Safaricom Limited is a service-providing telecommunications company offering a broad range of services to its customers. The company currently enjoys a 64% market share as at December 2015, and with over twenty five million subscribers. Safaricom is primarily engaged in offering a comprehensive range of integrated telecommunication services, including mobile and fixed Voice, SMS, Data, Internet and Mobile money (M-PESA). Additionally the company offers business telecom services including business connectivity, enterprise mobility and managed IT and telecom services.
Safaricom has embarked on a new strategy to deepen access to its customers by opening regional headquarters across the country. Devolving its operations into regional headquarters will greatly improve customer service and boost efficiency. Safaricom is also the first Kenyan service-provider to offer the actual 4G (4th Generation) LTE (Long Term Evolution) network currently 20 counties, A wireless network standard delivering 10x 3G speeds to smartphones, modems and other broadband powered devices. It is these, among many other robust corporate strategies that have seen Safaricom rise to become a market leader in the kenyan telecommunications industry with the Underlying Business growing at a faster rate than the core business.
About Safaricom Plc
Safaricom Plc, formerly Safaricom Limited, is a telecommunications company. The Company provides integrated telecommunication services, including mobile and fixed voice, short messaging service (SMS), data, Internet and M-PESA, a service to send and receive money or pay for goods and services through a mobile phone. It also provides financial services and enterprise solutions to businesses and the public sector. The Company’s voice services include national and international roaming services. It offers mobile handsets, mobile broadband modems, routers, tablets and notebooks. Its converged business solutions include fixed voice service for corporate and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), mobile solutions and fixed data for homes and businesses using fixed lease lines, and Internet solutions for enterprises and hosted services, such as cloud hosting, domains and security services. The Company offers bill payment, bulk payments and dividend payments.
Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
Chief Finance Officer, Non-Executive Director
Chief Financial Services Officer
Paul Matata Kasimu
Chief Human Resources Officer