Media Release: Board of Directors welcomes Mr. Albertus Aochamub as Acting Chief Executive Officer

05 Feb 2018

Namibia Airports Company

Corporate Communications Department

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Board of Directors welcomes Mr. Albertus Aochamub as Acting Chief Executive Officer



 5th February 2018

The Board of Directors of the Namibia Airports Company Ltd (NAC) is pleased to confirm the appointment of Mr. Albertus Aochamub as Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Namibia Airports Company for a period of 12 (twelve) months or until such time that a substantive Chief Executive Officer is appointed. 

Mr. Albertus Aochamub has a 2-decade track record in senior management in Telecommunications (fixed, mobile and Internet), Commercial Banking, Public Broadcasting and Government sectors combined. He has from 2010 to 2015 served as the CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Namibia’s public broadcaster, the Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) and led the broadcaster to being amongst the top 3 in Southern Africa to have successfully deployed Digital Terrestrial Television ahead of the global deadline.  

Mr. Aochamub is a transformational leader who is a former President of the Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) and also former Vice President of the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association (CBA) now Public Media

Mr. Aochamub has demonstrated throughout his career the ability to work successfully in different environments, designing and leading strategies which resulted in impressive value creation. We look forward to working with him to create the next chapter of NAC's success story.

The position of the Chief Executive Officer will be advertised in the fourth quarter of 2018.

The Board of Directors would like to thank Mr. Lot Haifidi for his outstanding service to NAC over the past five months as Acting CEO through challenging times, we have no doubt that he will continue to act in the best interests of NAC in his substantive position as Strategic Executive for Corporate Governance.



Mr. Rodgers Kauta

Chairperson: Board of Directors

Namibia Airports Company