Shamalan Soobiah is a seasoned business executive and skilled strategist with over 35 years’ experience and an MBA and BSc in Computer Science and Mathematical Statistics. Shamalan currently leads a team of industry specialists that support all BCX units from a value engineering perspective, across all ICT domains, sectors and vertical markets/industries. In this role, he is responsible for driving a value mindset in engagements across the various BCX units and ensuring that BCX gains a solid foothold in delivery across the complex Telkom landscape.
Shamalan is also a member of the TK-BCX Integration Management Team assisting with the group’s integration planning and enablement from an applications and systems perspective. He has worked for respected global organisations such as Accenture, Standard Bank, Deloitte and Business Connexion. He is a leader with exceptional business transformation and turnaround skills. This includes the ability to solve complex business and technology challenges and come up with practical real-world solutions.