Telkom appoints new Head of Communications
Telkom today announced the appointment of Jacqui O’Sullivan as Managing
Executive: Group Communication and Public Relations. O’Sullivan, who has
extensive experience in media and corporate communication, will join the
Telkom team on 15 September 2014.
O'Sullivan is joining Telkom from Sasol, where she was the Vice President:
Group Corporate Branding and Communication at Sasol. She also fulfilled
an executive communication role at Motorola for the Middle East and Africa
and was the Head of Communication and Corporate Social Investment at South
African Airways. O’Sullivan started her career as a journalist at the Sunday
Independent and Saturday Star.
“Jacqui’s previous experience and track record in communications makes
her a clear fit for Telkom as we move to reposition ourselves as the country’s
leading ICT provider,” said Telkom Chief Marketing Officer Enzo Scarcella.
“She will be instrumental in guiding how we communicate with key stakeholders
“This is a great opportunity to work for a company at the forefront of
South Africa’s technological developments and I’m looking forward to joining
the team,” says O’Sullivan. O’Sullivan holds a BA in English and Politics
from the University of Stellenbosch.