Tanzania

Tanzania

Raha Liquid Telecom, 8th & 9th Floor, IT Plaza building, Ohio Street/Garden Avenue, P.O. Box 6458
Dar es Salaam

T +255 22 212 5230
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Meet the team

Hussein Kitambi

Chief Executive Officer

Hussein Kitambi joined Raha Liquid Telecom Tanzania as our Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in October 2019.
 
Hussein brings international cross-functional experience from the telco industry and has worked in different countries across the Africa region. He comes with a proven track record in improving operational efficiency, leading businesses through change, and interpreting business strategies into actual operating results.
 
Prior to joining Liquid Telecom, Hussein worked as Managing Director for SimbaNET overseeing operations in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania, where he was responsible for delivering business platforms to corporates and SMEs. At the same time, Hussein also served as Chief Executive Officer for Wananchi Group Tanzania, looking after the B2B and B2C markets. Prior to this position, he worked as Chief Operation Officer for Wananchi Business Service Unit (WBS), a business division for Wananchi Group, based in Nairobi, Kenya.
 
Hussein has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the London College of Management & IT.

Boniface Emmanuel

Head of Products & Solution

Boniface Emmanuel joined Raha Liquid Telecom Tanzania in 2019 as our Head of Products & Solutions. With more than 16 years of experience in the telecoms sector in East Africa, Boniface brings a strong track record in product development, project management and developing new revenue streams.
 
Prior to Joining Liquid Telecom, Boniface worked with Airtel Tanzania as Business Enterprise Director. He also worked with Vodacom for more than 13 years in various roles, including Acting Director for the enterprise team and Head of Products Voice and Roaming.
 
Boniface has an MBA from University of Dar es salaam and a Bachelor of Computer science from University of Dar es salaam Tanzania. He also has a Btec Certificate in Project management from X.pert Academy of South Africa.
 
Boniface is a father to three children and enjoys cycling, watching football matches and reading books in his personal time.

Dorina Kilama

Head of Human Resources

Dorina Kilama is the Head of Human Resources at Raha Liquid Telecom Tanzania. She brings strong experience in human resources management experience from her 15 years in the telecoms, manufacturing, and consulting sectors within the East Africa region.
 
She has been instrumental to organisations in the areas of talent development, succession planning, recruitment, change management, employee engagement, restructuring, policies and process design and management of mergers and acquisitions.
 
Prior to Joining Liquid Telecom, she worked with Nokia Solutions and Networks as Country HR Manager. She has also worked with Diageo Serengeti Breweries, JTI Tanzania Cigarette and Deloitte in different capacities within HR.
 
Dorina has an MBA from Eastern and Southern Africa Management Institute and a BCom (Hons) from the University of Dar-es-salaam.
 
Dorina is married and has two kids. In her personal time, she enjoys spending time with her family, travelling, exotic cooking, early morning walks and going for a swim on sunny days.

Rueben Peter Lucas

Head of Finance

Rueben Peter Lucas joined Raha Liquid Telecom Tanzania in January 2020 as our Head of Finance.  With 16 years of experience in the telecoms sector, he brings strong expertise in management reports and budgeting, as well as a strategic financial management perspective. 
 
Rueben has previously worked for Smile Communication, Vodacom and World Vision.
 
He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and has a Master of Finance (MSc) from the University of Strathclyde, as well as a Post Graduate Diploma in Finance Management and an Advance Diploma in Accounting.

About us

Liquid Telecom is the majority shareholder of Tanzania’s leading internet service provider Raha, completing the acquisition in February 2017. Raha Liquid Telecom today serves over 1500 businesses as well as a growing number of retail customers with a range of connectivity solutions, including fibre, satellite, WiMAX and Wi-Fi.