Charmaine has over 24 years’ telecommunications experience working with governments, civil society, private and public sector across Africa. She has a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree from the University of South Africa. She joined Cisco in March 2016 with several years’ experience as a Senior Executive in diverse and transformative roles with leading ICT companies. She is Director Public Policy in Africa, supporting Cisco conceptualise and implement its country digitization programme.
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Ms Charmain Houvet
Director Public Policy in Africa (CISCO Systems)