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Let's meet in Kigali!

On 09-08-2022
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Orange Wholesale International is a proud sponsor of Nextv CEO Africa taking place in Kigali, Rwanda, in September 27-28, 2022. This year, the major themes for the 7th edition will revolve around Broadcasters, Telco, OTT and content while gathering industry professionals to learn about the newest business trends, opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. As a global operator having strong footprints, notably in Africa, Orange can rely on strong assets to offer to our industry and customers. 

Don’t miss our keynote panel with Laurent Talibart: 

“FTA and Pay TV operators sports strategies” on Wednesday,
Sep 28, 09:40 AM - 10:25 AM

Main topics:

  • Sports rights spending, profitability and growth drivers
  • Local and international properties’ value in African countries
  • Regulation on exclusive sports rights
Emmanuel Rochas – Orange Wholesale International CEO

Laurent Talibart



Laurent Talibart, CDN Business Development Director - Orange Wholesale International

Laurent has over 15-year experience in the TV industry. He started at Canal+ before joining Thomson, Technicolor and Harmonic. He deployed digital TV systems around the world before managing Professional Services teams in charge of SLA in South Europe, based in Italy. Having confirmed his technical and customer relationship management skills, he moved to a Sales role, leading the African Market development at the era of digitalisation.

Laurent joined Orange in 2019 to boost the CDN activity in the EMEA market with a special focus on Africa. Laurent holds a Telecommunication Engineering degree and an MBA.




More about the Keynote panel



Our footprint in Africa and beyond


As a proof of our involvement on the continent, Djoliba is the 1st pan African backbone in Western Africa with 10,000 km long fiber optic terrestrial network Interconnecting 8 countries and 300 million inhabitants. With this cable, we are committed to develop the first pan-West African network and strengthen our footprint in Africa.

At Orange, we rely on our New Generation International Network supported by 450,000 km of submarine cables, 45,000 km of terrestrial fiber network and over 450 PoPs. And as a global player, we are proud to capitalize on our extensive retail experience in 26 countries. With more than 271 million customers worldwide, we deliver solutions and tools that mirror your needs and help you maintain a competitive advantage. 

We offer a large portfolio of products and services

Orange Wholesale International is an integrated player present in both retail and wholesale markets. Our comprehensive product portfolio includes messaging, roaming, voice, IP & Content, bandwidth and security/anti-fraud solutions. Our strong wholesale-retail partnerships drive the quality and innovation that stimulate new uses and keep us at the forefront of value creation you need to succeed. In wholesale, our proven track record and our policy of building long-term partnerships has earned us the trust of carriers and service providers all around the world. 

Let’s schedule a facilitated meeting with our representatives in Kigali right now!

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