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MTN Uganda gets new chief marketing officer (Daily Monitor (Uganda))

KAMPALA. Ms Mapula Bodibe, has been appointed as the new chief marketing officer of MTN Uganda replacing Ernst Fonternel, who left in July.According to a press statement released on Tuesday, Ms Bodibe started her marketing career in 2000 as customer marketing representative at Unilever South Africa before joining MTN South Africa in 2005 as a market segment manager. She was tasked with looking after the mass and emerging market segments, where she worked her way up and became general manager for consumer marketing in 2010, a position she held for four years before her current appointment.”She was involved in the pioneering world first launch of the MTN Zone product within the MTN Group in 2007 and has contributed to the strength of the brand through development of highly competitive products,” reads the statement in part.eainebyoona@ug.nationmedia.com