Farid Ahmed, who had joined Telenor from Mobilink as Director Marketing just few months ago has resigned from his position, we have checked with sources.
Sources at Telenor confirmed that Farid has resigned and an internal notification has been issued.
Apparently Mr. Farid, who worked with Mobilink for over 10 years, couldn’t keep up with the work culture at Telenor.
Our sources confirm that Farid Ahmed is joining Warid at a senior position. While we aren’t sure of his designation yet, as nothing is official as of now, we anticipate that he will be taking charge as CMO of Warid Telecom.
Before Telenor, he was head of business analysis and planning at Mobilink. He also served Mobilink as head of Marketing for over two years.
Farid has engineering degree from UET, Lahore and a masters degree from LUMS, Lahore where he earned gold medal for being the best MBA graduate.
We are told that Umair Mohsin, head of sales and distribution will be replacing Mr. Farid as Director Marketing.
Umair’s appointment has been announced, however, he will take charge of the position from April this year. Umair, as Diretor Marketing, will be reporting to Mr. Ifran Wahab Khan, CMO, Telenor.