Rob Shuter’s grand exit from MTN
The company will become a pure Africa-focused telecoms operator if all goes to plan. That’s a good move, say analysts
MTN’s Rob Shuter is clearly not going to tiptoe quietly out of the CEO’s office.
The mobile group, famous for operating in some of the most troublesome emerging markets in the world, is to sell out of its interests in Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan and Iran over the next three to five years.