Vodafone Fiji Appoints Ronald Prasad as Chief Operating Officer



Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Mr. Ronald Prasad has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer for Vodafone Fiji.
Regional Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Pradeep Lal said, “I am pleased to announce that Ronald Prasad is taking over the role of Chief Operating Officer for Vodafone Fiji.

Ronald Prasad has been with Vodafone Fiji since 2007 as Manager Business Markets. He was promoted to the role of Director Corporate and Business Marketing in 2009 and has been serving as Chief Commercial Officer since 2014. Ronald has been responsible for the overall Enterprise Sales, Marketing and Commercial Operations, as well as Enterprise Product Development, Strategy, Cloud & Hosting Services. He has comprehensive knowledge and expertise in areas of Business Development, Strategic Account Management, People Management, Sales & Marketing, ICT and Distribution. He has been instrumental in leading the transformation of Vodafone Enterprise into a total communications and ICT solutions provider.

Ronald has recently completed an intensive Executive Program in Strategy and Organization at the world-famous Stanford University’s, Graduate School of Business, United States of America. He holds a Master of Business Administration, from the University of the South Pacific for which he was accorded Professor Nowak’s Prize for Academic Excellence. He also holds Post Graduate qualifications in Financial Management, Project Management and Bachelor of Arts Degree in Information Systems, Management & Public Administration.

Mr. Lal, congratulated Ronald on his new appointment and commended his work and contributions as an important member of his Executive Team. With his knowledge and expertise in the mobile telecommunications industry, we are confident that Ronald will seamlessly take on the responsibilities of Chief Operating Officer.
“My journey with Vodafone Fiji has been a rewarding one. I attribute my success to the support, guidance and leadership I have received over the years. Vodafone has given me the opportunity to grow and harness my knowledge and skills; pushing me to exceed expectations and explore the endless opportunities and challenges that this dynamic industry has to offer” said the newly appointed Chief Operating Officer.

Ronald succeeded to the role after the former Chief Executive Officer who previously headed the portfolio moved onto the role of Regional Chief Executive Officer responsible for assisting the group with its regional strategies. Ronald commences with his new role from 1st of February, 2018.