Hibernia NetworksHibernia Networks today announced that Omar Altaji, an industry veteran with over 28 years of telecommunications experience, has joined the company as its new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). Mr. Altaji will lead the company’s commercial strategy, accelerating revenue growth and ensuring its integrated commercial success.


Mr. Altaji’s background is deeply rooted in the telecom industry, in which he is recognized as a business and technology leader with a proven track record of building and leading large global organizations and teams. His resume includes leadership roles with Global Crossing, Lucent Technologies, and AT&T, as well as founding Pangaea Technology Advisors, LLC. in 2012. Mr. Altaji’s roles in these companies included executive management, technology planning, sales and business development, product management and marketing, and research and development.


“Hibernia Networks is ecstatic to welcome Omar to its executive suite,” says Bjarni Thorvardarson, CEO of Hibernia Networks. “With Hibernia’s new Express trans-Atlantic cable going into service this summer, Omar’s industry insight and knowledge of the telecom landscape will very much come into play to further enhance the company’s market position. I am looking forward to accelerating Hibernia’s current momentum with Omar in the role of CCO leading our global commercial efforts.”


“Over the years, I’ve come to know Hibernia as a reliable provider, a valued customer and a formidable competitor,” says Omar Altaji, CCO of Hibernia Networks. “I am delighted to be a part of the Hibernia team at this stage of the company’s journey and look forward to taking Hibernia to new heights as we look to enhance our value proposition in support of our customers evolving needs, as well as accelerate profitable growth and long-term value creation for our shareholders.”


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