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Manju Kesani

Manju has been driving high performance marketing and commercial teams for 20 years with the likes of EE, Truphone, Lebara Group and the Vodafone partners in Lithuania and Latvia. He blends his passion for brand and marketing with the analytical rigor he gained as a Wharton MBA and Honours graduate in industrial and production engineering from Bangalore University.

Select Experience

  • Advisor to the C-Team at WorldRemit, of the most well known fin-tech startups.  WorldRemit has received over $200 million in investment from Accel Partners, TCV and others.

  • Most recently responsible for managing a £4 billion consumer P&L for EE, the UK’s largest mobile operator.  During this period, EE posted its best consumer results ever.

  • Served as Chief Commercial Officer for Truphone, and led all its brand and commercial activities across 8 countries.

  • Served as Chief Marketing Officer for the Lebara Group, one of the fastest growing MVNOs in the world, where he was responsible for all marketing and brand activities for Lebara across eight countries.

  • Spearheaded turn-around of two mobile operators in Europe

  • Raised $43 million in equity and $400 million in debt to start a new airline in India

Additional Information

Manju has a masters degree in business administration (MBA) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He also has bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering, from  Bangalore University (India),  which he received with high honors.

Manju currently resides in London