Globe appoints new senior advisor for consumer business

Posted at 01/27/14 12:20 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Globe Telecom said it appointed a new senior advisor for its consumer business group.

Globe said Daniel James Horan, who has over 15 years experience in IT and telecommunications industries in Asia and Middle East, will support the telco’s consumer business group in an advisory capacity.

Horan replaces Peter George Bithos, who will take on an expanded advisory role as Chief Operating Advisor. Bithos will look after the core consumer business as well as the new emerging lines of businesses in and around the consumer space.

Prior to joining Globe, Horan was Chief Marketing Officer at PT Axis in Indonesia responsible for marketing, online, customer care, customer experience, trade marketing, content, devices, and payments businesses.

Before PT Axis, he was the Chief Commercial Officer at Vodafone Qatar responsible for its fixed and mobile businesses as well as the introduction of payTV. Before his stint at Vodafone Qatar, Horan served as Consumer Marketing Director at Vodafone Hungary.

Horan has studied in the Henley Management College in United Kingdom and further management studies from the International Institute for Management Development in Switzerland.