Appointed President of Home Entertainment Services in May 2020, David Holliday brings a wealth of leadership experience to HES, having spent nearly 40 years overseas in the Middle-East, Europe, Asia, S.E. Asia, Africa and South America – building, leading or restructuring mobile, fixed and broadband telecoms companies in the public and private sectors.
Recently, Holliday has been CEO of Digicel in El Salvador, CEO of TelBru in the Sultanate of Brunei (Sovereign Wealth Fund Brunei), Group CEO of Mobicom (a KDDI and Sumitomo company), and CEO of Zain Zambia PLC. In all assignments, he has earned praise from shareholders and boards for consistently exceeding their expectations.
A British Citizen, Holliday believes in the value of positive corporate engagement in the communities they operate in, and has worked to bring together government Ministers with agencies like UNICEF in successfully establishing nationwide mechanisms to protect vulnerable young children.