Redknee Appoints Managing Director for Middle East and Africa

By Redknee Solutions Inc., PRNE
Monday, October 11, 2010

Joseph Abounajm's Appointment to Drive Growth in the Region

TORONTO, October 12, 2010 - Redknee (TSX:RKN), a leading provider of business-critical billing and
charging software and solutions for communications service providers, is
pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph Abounajm as its Managing
Director of Middle East and Africa (MEA). Joseph's appointment will drive
ongoing growth for Redknee in MEA as it continues to build its regional team
to enhance support for its customers as the region's adoption of 3G begins to
gain momentum.

Leading Redknee's growing team in the Middle East and Africa, Joseph will
focus on building new relationships and working with high growth and group
operators to deliver the benefits of real-time converged billing for
multi-play services. His appointment comes as the Middle East and African
region is projected to lead the world in terms of mobile broadband adoption
by 2012. According to Pyramid Research, the region will double its current
share of global mobile data revenue by 2014. Previously, Joseph was Middle
, West Africa and South East Europe Regional Manager at International
Turnkey Systems (ITS). At ITS, he was responsible for regional operational
and strategic guidance and enhancing relationships and collaboration with
customers, partners and internal business units. During his career, Joseph
has also held roles including General Manager at Multitek, a computer
solutions provider, and was the Editor of telecoms and computers at Al
Iktissad Wal Aamal, a leading Arab publishing group.

Lucas Skoczkowski, CEO at Redknee commented:

"We are delighted to welcome Joseph at an exciting time of growth for
Redknee in the Middle East and Africa region. His experience and enthusiasm
will be a great addition to the talented team in the region. Redknee's
aggressive growth strategy is focused on capturing market share with Tier 1
and group operators. Joseph's appointment to lead the Middle East and Africa
region is a key step to realizing this strategy."

Redknee's provides advanced converged billing and customer care,
real-time rating and charging and interconnect billing capabilities to
multiple operators across the region. Redknee's solutions are enabling
operators to deliver an advanced customer experience, drive revenue and
increase profitability for customers such as Botswana Telecommunications
Corporation, Safaricom, Bintel Group and Zain Kuwait. Redknee has local
offices in Lebanon, UAE, Kenya and South Africa.

Redknee is exhibiting at this year's AfricaCom, 10-11 November 2010, Cape
Convention Centre, South Africa, find us at Stand No. P68.

About Redknee:

Redknee is a leading global provider of innovative communication software
products, solutions and services. Redknee's award-winning solutions enable
operators to monetize the value of each subscriber transaction while
personalizing the subscriber experience to meet mainstream, niche and
individual market segment requirements. Redknee's revenue generating
solutions provide advanced converged billing, rating, charging and policy for
voice, messaging and new generation data services to over 90 network
operators in over 50 countries. Established in 1999, Redknee Solutions Inc.
(TSX: RKN) is the parent of the wholly-owned operating subsidiary Redknee
Inc. and its various subsidiaries. References to Redknee refer to the
combined operations of those entities. For more information, visit

For further information: For further information: Redknee Solutions:
Humera Malik, Director of Global Marketing, +1-905-625-2102,; Redknee Solutions: David Charron, Chief Financial
Officer, +1-905-625-2943; Investor Relations:

For further information: Redknee Solutions: Humera Malik, Director of Global Marketing, +1-905-625-2102, humera.malik at; Redknee Solutions: David Charron, Chief Financial Officer, +1-905 625-2943; Investor Relations: Investor_relations at

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