As the Director: Pricing Research, Ofentse is responsible for managing the research and analysis of products and services pricing within the ICT sector, and advising clients of pricing trends and developments. Ofentse manages and oversees the ongoing development of the various pricing databases (including broadband pricing databases) that forms the foundation on which he provides valuable insights regarding price movements in the market.
In addition to directing the pricing research, Ofentse’s other area of focus is on the FTTx market, assessing various technologies adopted by the market players, tracking the deployment of FTTx infrastructure in South Africa, and tracking the evolving fibre-based offerings (including value-added services).
In addition, Ofentse tracks the consumer retail, business and regulatory developments in the South African telecommunications market, and compiles competitive market analysis reports for clients.
Ofentse has worked in the telecoms sector for eleven years, participating in various projects, conducting extensive research, as well as engaging with regulatory bodies, government departments and telecoms operators.
Ofentse’s knowledge of the telecoms market is highly valued in the industry, and he periodically appears in the industry and mainstream media commenting on market developments.
In his spare time, Ofentse likes reading, travelling, motivating young people, and spending time with his family.