Navindran Naidoo

Navindran Naidoo

Executive: Network Planning & Design, MTN Group

Navindran Naidoo has over 22 years of telecommunications experience in field of Mobile and Fixed network planning and optimisation encompassing network facilities development, spectrum planning, transport systems including IP networks, next generation core networks and enterprise networks. He is currently the Network Executive of MTN Group responsible for the efficient and strategic evolution of Networks (RAN, Transport, Core, OSS & Energy & Infrastructure) to offer the best customer experience to MTNs customers. Navindran joined MTN in 1997 and has held various senior management positions in Group Technology as well as being the Group CTO from 2013 to 2017. He’s had a previous assignments in Nigeria, Uganda, Cameroon, Swaziland where he was instrumental in the initial planning, deployment and operation of MTN’ s mobile network in these countries. He holds a Master of Business Administration, Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management, Master of Science in Engineering and Electronic and Bachelor of Science in Engineering and Electronic from the University of Natal in South Africa.