Arunachalam Kandasamy | Founder and CEO
IOX Cable | Mauritius

Arunachalam Kandasamy, Founder and CEO, IOX Cable

Arunachalam Kandasamy is the founder and CEO of IOX Cable and a member of Mauritius Institute of Directors. He oversees the corporate direction and strategy for IOX’s global operations including infrastructure development, business growth, alliances, commercial and channels.
Prior to IOX Cable, Arunachalam was Head of Operations for SEACOM, a Submarine Cable System company connecting South East Africa to the rest of the world. He was responsible for building SEACOM, FALCON, i2i Cable Systems as well as operating the telecom network with the different technologies. He pioneered innovation, growth and transformed the operation by building a state of the art operations support system (OSS) which automated all the network processes and procedures and integrating them with various business support systems which resulted in functional efficiency and better customer experience.
Arunachalam earned a Bachelor Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering and is an alumni of Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)


Conference Day One @ 15:10

Sub-Saharan Africa – Driving new economic models

  • Assessing current capacity supply – is it sufficient for the expected growth in bandwidth consumption? 
  • Accelerating innovation with the creation of new digital infrastructure
  • Creating new intercontinental partnerships through improved connectivity 

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