21 April 2020     

MECMA: Gaetano Pollicino of Sparkle appointed as MECMA CMG Chairman

On 20 April Gaetano Pollicino, Responsible of Submarine Cable Division at Sparkle, was appointed by the Mediterranean Cable Maintenance Agreement-MECMA as Chairman of the Contract Management Group-CMG.

A non-profit cooperative cable maintenance agreement, MECMA 2019 is active under the current agreement since January 2019 and up to December 2023. The purpose of the MECMA consortium of carriers is to cater for maintenance and repair of communications and scientific cables laid in the Mediterranean Sea, the Black Sea and the Red Sea.

We congratulate Gaetano for this important confirm as Chairman of the MECMA Contract Management Group. His engagement and responsibility in the industry has a major reflection on Sparkle’s role in the cable area and makes all of us proud of being a benchmark in the carrier community” says Enrico Maria Bagnasco, Sparkle CTO.