Megan Nicholas appointed Managing Director for MTN Supersonic

Megan Nicholas appointed Managing Director for MTN Supersonic

MTN South Africa has appointed Megan Nicholas to the position of Managing Director for MTN Supersonic, the network provider’s fibre and broadband internet service provider, effective 01 January 2022.  

According to a statement Nicholas was General Manager for Residential at MTN South Africa, and her internal appointment is a strategic move to ensure continuous customer growth in the residential market, of which MTN aspires to own 30% market share across all technologies by 2025.   

“Residential broadband delivery is a critical strategic focus, as we work to bring our superior network and service into more of our customer’s homes. This battle for the home market needs a leader of Megan’s caliber, expertise and experience,” said Charles Molapisi, MTN SA’s Chief Executive Officer.

“As part of our ongoing commitment to grow our MTN Supersonic business in this ever-changing environment, we consider this appointment as one of the strategic levers. Megan’s extensive experience across the broadband sector is recognised as a vital driver to achieve our growth ambitions in this highly innovative space,” he added. 

Nicholas has a career spanning a number of blue-chip organisations, across multiple mobile networks and MTN says she has the relevant industry, commercial and operational expertise to further strengthen the Supersonic business.

Speaking on her appointment, Nicholas said, “I am very excited to be leading the execution against our 2025 strategy to ‘own the home’, and I believe that MTN Supersonic is an important contributor to achieving that ambition,” said Nicholas. 

“With Megan’s strong determination and dedication, and her ability to build high-performance teams, we are confident that her leadership will not only boost the performance of our Supersonic business, but also move us even closer to realising our ambition and vision,” concludes Molapisi.