A small, highly skilled team enables efficient and informed decision-making
Introducing our executive team who are experts in their fields. Meet them all here.
Chief Executive Officer
As CEO at SEACOM, Byron J. Clatterbuck is responsible for driving revenue growth from SEACOM's African and global service provider customers and key partners.
Richard John Schumacher
Chief Financial Officer
As CFO at SEACOM, Richard Schumacher oversees SEACOM’s full financial performance. He was promoted to this role in July 2016, having originally joined SEACOM in November 2015 as the Chief Commercial Officer.
Chief Development Officer
Suveer Ramdhani is SEACOM’s chief development officer. His responsibilities include developing new markets for the company’s wholesale telecom offerings, identifying new growth projects and commercial opportunities, overseeing strategic planning, and supporting the merger and acquisition strategy.
Chief Human Resources and Administration Officer
Jackie Demetriou joined SEACOM in 2010 to develop and drive the implementation of the human resources strategy across the group in support of the business strategy. Her main focus is on developing and implementing best-in-class human resources practices to optimise people performance across the business.
Chief Technical Officer
As SEACOM's Chief Technology Officer, Claes Segelberg oversees the roll-out of SEACOM's infrastructure, manages its subcontractors and helps to drive its technology vision. Segelberg has worked for major telecommunications operators and consulting firms across Africa, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Europe in a career spanning nearly 30 years.
Chief Commercial Officer at SEACOM
As Chief Commercial Officer at SEACOM, Steve Briggs oversees sales performance, helps to optimise the product portfolio and drives superior customer experiences across the company's commercial portfolio.
GM, SEACOM Business SA
A seasoned executive with 20 years of business experience in South Africa’s ICT industry, Grant Parker joined the SEACOM team in April 2014 as Segment Sales Lead to drive SEACOM’s push into the Enterprise and Reseller space. He was promoted to the position of GM of SEACOM Business SA in January 2018, and now spends his time leading SEACOM Business SA’s overall sales, revenue growth and profitability strategies.
GM: Service Provider
Nicole has more than 20 years of experience in the African and International wholesale industry. She has been a member of the SEACOM family since 2011 and was appointed as GM Service Provider in January 2018. Drawing on her years of industry experience, Nicole develops and drives both strategic and tactical plans SEACOM’s Service Provider business, while also focusing on the responsibilities of increasing sales revenue, profitability and performance with her team.
General Manager: East and North East Africa
Tonny has been with SEACOM since August 2017, and has swiftly proved himself as an invaluable asset to the team. With over 20 years of business experience and more than a decade of ICT experience with industry-leader SafariCom, Tonny heads up strategic and operational business development for SEACOM in East Africa. Tonny pays particular attention to driving connectivity and cloud solutions into the growing SEACOM Business market. He also serves as SEACOM’s General Manager for ENEA based in Kenya, and is on the SEACOM Kenya board of directors.