Gavin Varejes and the Cellular Industry
Gavin Varejes is a prominent figure in the South African cellular industry with over 20 years of experience at the top. Varejes entered the arena in the 1990s with DDM Cellular, a mobile phone and accessories importer and distributer. He continued his journey in this competitive market with Euro Point Communications SA, an incorporation of DDM and Star Cell, which became the leading cellular accessory business in South Africa. Varejes went on to found the Richmark Holdings Group in 2000, a leading investment holdings company that focuses on innovative business opportunities in the fields of property, commercial services, and telecommunications.
Who Are Cell C?
Founded in 2001, Cell C is a prominent South African mobile phone company which continues to maintain its success within the highly competitive landscape of the cellular industry. It provides services to a rapidly growing user base. Between 2012 and 2015, the company went from serving 9 million subscribers to more than 20 million. Cell C CEO, Jose dos Santos and his predecessor Alan Knott-Craig have been credited for much of the company's growth during this period.
Every year Cell C conducts a festive annual event in which they thank and acknowledge their most significant contributors. The latest Award evening was a great success as Cell C recognised outstanding leadership and performance among their suppliers, customers, colleagues, and staff.