Having started his career in mobile telecoms in 2004, Jon has worked with over 40 mobile operators, including several strategic partners and technology vendors across 23 countries on the African continent. His focus has been on numerous revenue-generating and customer-centric initiatives in mobile value-added services, digital content services, fintech solutions and management consulting services.
Jon maintains that this experience provides a unique perspective of the digital and value-added services industry. Having started his career at almost the inception of the WASP industry in South Africa, he has witnessed the industry’s growth. Jon brings his unique experience and perspectives collected over his career to WASPA and the broader industry.
Jon is currently the Senior Business Executive for Africa at Avatar World Group (AWG). AWG trades as Joker Mobile in South Africa.