AccessKenya Group, Kenya’s leading Corporate ISP, has appointed Mr Richard Hechle as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its Kenyan operations, effective 1 September 2015. Richard succeeds Jonathan Somen who has taken a non-executive board position.
Richard has over 15 years experience in leading and managing organisations across East Africa and joins Internet Solutions from Finlay’s Horticulture Kenya Limited- one of Kenya’s largest employers and a significant regional player in both Kenya and Tanzania. A Business and economics graduate, he boasts a career spanning twenty years in which he has served businesses in African, European and the Far Eastern.
His appointment comes at a strategic time when the company is looking to continue its expansion into the Eastern African region, tapping into his Commercial, Financial, and Management expertise to grow the parent brand Internet Solutions across the region. The business focus for the coming year will be on service delivery, Product Development to match the fast changing ICT scene and their relevance.