Chief Executive Officer
Digicel (Jamaica) Limited
Allison Philbert was appointed CEO of Digicel Jamaica effective August 1, 2019. Having joined the organisation in February of this year, she has been charged to lead the company’s transformation to a Digital Operator: reworking business activities, processes and models to fully engage customers at every touchpoint of the customer experience.
In this role, Allison will leverage her vast industry experience to develop and deliver simple, innovative and customer-centric solutions that meet our customers’ every need.
Allison has nearly 20 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry. Prior to joining Digicel, she served as Regional President for Verizon, New England. Allison led the team responsible for the deployment of extensive fibre infrastructure in Boston that laid the groundwork for 5G implementation, Smart Cities and Internet of Things (IoT).
A St. Hugh’s alumna, Allison holds an MBA from Georgetown University, having pursued a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering as well as a Master’s in Telecommunications at The George Washington University.
Allison is married with two children. She is passionate about creating universal access to broadband services and the advancement of women in STEM.