David Eyre joins Oceanic as Chief Executive Officer
SUVA, Fiji Islands— 20 February, 2014—Oceanic Communications Fiji Ltd. announced that David Eyre has accepted the role as Chief Executive Officer beginning in mid-March. David will have oversight of the strategic direction and operations of Oceanic’s business based in Garden City, Suva.
“Oceanic is extremely fortunate to be able to hire someone of David’s calibre,” said Jonathan Segal, Oceanic Founder and Company Director. “The company has proven itself as a key player in the region’s communication industry now and David’s direction will help build its upward momentum.”
“I am excited to be given the opportunity to join Oceanic at such an opportune time for the company,” said David. “The business opportunities continue to expand both domestically and regionally and Oceanic is very well positioned in the industry. I look forward to contributing to the exciting Integrated Communications industry.”
David will officially take up the position from March, 2014. Prior to Oceanic, David spent over three years as head of Connect one of Fiji’s largest Internet Service Providers. Just prior to heading Connect he spent five years at Fiji Television Limited having held senior management roles in Engineering and became General Manager for one of Fiji Television’s subsidiaries Communications Pacific Limited serving clients in Fiji and the region. He has extensive experience in the telecommunications industry having started his career in a New Business Development capacity at Telecom Fiji Limited.