MultiChoice Mourns Demise Of Chief Customer Officer, Martin Mabutho
MultiChoice Nigeria, a leading media and entertainment company has announced the passing of the company’s Chief Customer Officer, Martin Mabutho.
Mabutho died in the early hours of Tuesday, 24th August 2021 in Cape Town after a brief illness.
The CEO of MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe said; “Martin was not just a colleague but a very close friend and most trusted adviser. He was well-loved by everyone for his energy and hard work, his warmth, good humour, and the creativity and positive attitude he always brought to the team. He will be greatly missed”.
Mabutho joined MultiChoice Botswana as a Customer Service Supervisor in 1999 and later became a Brand Manager at MNet in 2003. He led the Marketing and Sales effort for DStv Mobile in Sub-Saharan Africa before he was appointed MultiChoice Nigeria’s General Manager, Sales, and Marketing in 2013.
He was appointed Chief Customer Officer in 2018, responsible for driving the MultiChoice Nigeria customer group strategy covering customer value management, sales, marketing, customer experience, and care.
He is survived by his aged parents, his wife Thato, and their four children.