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Asia Broadcast Satellite appoints Felix Damiba as new Managing Director of Africa

ABS expects Damiba to raise its presence in Africa to another level
Felix Damiba, MD of Africa for ABS

Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) has announced the appointment of Felix Damiba as the Managing Director of Africa. In this newly created position, Damiba will be responsible for business development and managing sales and operations for the African market.

“We are delighted to have Felix join us at ABS.  Felix brings more than 30 years of experience in the industry and will demonstrate strong leadership skills in various disciplines to bring ABS’ presence in Africa to another level. He will be responsible for business development, sales, and project and service management. We are confident that Felix’s experience in sales and customer relations as well as his high standard of service delivery will help our future expansion for this growing region,” says Tom Choi, CEO of ABS.

Damiba was the sales director at Comtech EF Data and has a strong track record for both commercial and government clients for the African region. He also held various positions in sales and engineering with Intelsat and was the CTO of National Telecommunications of Burkina Faso. Damiba holds an MBA from Loyola College in Maryland, and a Master of Science in electronics and telecommunications engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Bucharest.