|Published : 24 Nov 2016, 19:40:32 | Updated : 24 Nov 2016, 19:41:52|
Robi Axiata officials welcome Airtel staff
Axiata senior leadership and Robi officials have extended a warm welcome to the Airtel employees who have opted to join the merged company.
A ceremony was organised at a Dhaka hotel, a press release said on Wednesday.
With everyone clad in the unique Robi Punjabi, the gathering took a festive look.
Robi’s senior management team members were all present to welcome the new joiners in the merged company
Axiata’s Regional CEO for South Asia Dr Hans Wijayasuriya and Dialog Axiata Plc, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider’s Group’s Deputy Chief Executive and CEO designate Supun Weerasinghe were present on the occasion.
Robi Axiata Limited has set sail as the merged company on November 16.
Now, Axiata holds 68.7 per cent controlling stake in the combined entity while Bharti holds 25 per cent and the remaining 6.3 per cent will be held by the existing shareholder, NTT DOCOMO of Japan. – bz