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Liberty Latin America Appoints Vivek Khemka as Chief Technology and Product Officer


Latin America
announced today that Vivek Khemka will join the
company as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology and Product
Officer, starting in September. Mr. Khemka was formerly Executive Vice
President and Chief Technology Officer for DISH Network.

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Vivek Khemka SVP, Chief Technology and Product Officer Liberty Latin America (Photo: Business Wire)

Vivek Khemka SVP, Chief Technology and Product Officer Liberty Latin America (Photo: Business Wire)

Balan Nair, CEO of Liberty Latin America, said, "Vivek will play a key
role in the continued development of Liberty Latin America's future
technology leadership, strategy, and vision. I am confident that Vivek
will be successful in leading our technology function unlocking growth
opportunities as we continue to invest in our customers through network
expansion, new products, and enhanced experiences. This position is
important to our business strategy with technology being one of the
foundations to our success. He shares our ambitions for commitment in
innovation and operational excellence, and we are thrilled to welcome
him to our leadership team. Vivek will report to me and will work
closely with our executive management team to drive innovation and
explore new business and technologies."

Mr. Khemka will lead Liberty Latin America's Technology & Innovation
(T&I) team across the company's operations in Latin America and the
Caribbean. The newly established global technology function drives the
IT, product development, and network platforms across more than 40
markets to drive scale, efficiency, and a superior customer experience
to more than 2.7 million customers.

Vivek Khemka said, "I am thrilled to be joining the team. Liberty Latin
America presents one of the few growth opportunities in the industry and
I am looking forward to working with an extremely passionate and
talented team to build a best in class product portfolio and bring
innovation and new products and services to our customers to grow the

Vivek Khemka Background

Vivek Khemka has served as the Executive Vice President and Chief
Technology Officer for DISH Network supporting DISH TV, Sling TV, and
the wireless business. Mr. Khemka led the company's product strategy,
technology roadmap, product teams, and engineering – managing a
multi-billion dollar budget for video and broadband products. As CTO of
DISH, he led the strategy for DISH's Hopper™ Whole-Home HD DVR, an
award-winning set-top box recognized by the Consumer Technology
Association, CNET, Popular Mechanics and PC Magazine. Mr. Khemka also
received industry recognition achieving the "2013 CES Best of Show",
"2014 Best of CES", "CES 2015 Editors' Choice Award" and over 25
industry awards for the portfolio of products he launched. In August
2016, Mr. Khemka added to his duties the role of Acting President
of Echostar Technologies – that later was merged into DISH Technologies.
Mr. Khemka also served as DISH's interim Chief Marketing Officer from
November 2010 to June 2011. Prior to DISH, Mr. Khemka worked at Danaher,
Motorola, and McKinsey & Co. Mr. Khemka earned his B.S. in Electrical
Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. Mr. Khemka
has his MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, where he graduated with the
Elliot Dunlap Smith Award. While there, Mr. Khemka also received the
Entrepreneur of the Year for co-founding SmartOps, a supply chain
management software company.

About Liberty Latin America

Liberty Latin America is a leading telecommunications company operating
in over 20 countries across Latin America and the Caribbean under the
consumer brands VTR, Flow, Liberty, Más Móvil and BTC. The
communications and entertainment services that we offer to our
residential and business customers in the region include digital video,
broadband internet, telephony and mobile services. Our business products
and services include enterprise-grade connectivity, data center, hosting
and managed solutions, as well as information technology solutions with
customers ranging from small and medium enterprises to international
companies and governmental agencies. In addition, Liberty Latin America
operates a sub-sea and terrestrial fiber optic cable network that
connects over 40 markets in the region.

Liberty Latin America has three separate classes of common shares, which
are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbols "LILA"
(Class A) and "LILAK" (Class C), and on the OTC link under the symbol
"LILAB" (Class B).

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