Kalkoa Samson

Corporate Manager of Telecommunications, Radiocommunications and Broadcasting Regulator (TRBR)

Kalkoa Samson
Kalkoa Samson
Corporate Manager of Telecommunications, Radiocommunications and Broadcasting Regulator (TRBR)

Present Happenings

Mr. Kalkoa Samson is currently employed by the Telecommunications, Radiocommunications and Broadcasting Regulator (TRBR) since 2016 as the Corporate Manager.

Mr. Samson’s key functions includes overall management supervision on the management of TRBR’s financials, TRBR’s daily operations, human resource management, public relations, information management systems and other general administration activities.  He is also providing acting management services on regulatory market monitoring and competition and compliance functions. 
Overall, Mr. Samson is managing operational administration functions at both strategic and operational level.

Professional History

Mr. Samson was the former Human Resources Manager at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Management from 2014 to 2016. He has been working with the Government through the Ministry of Finance over 10 years and has extensive experience in the public sector. For detail professional career history, contact him directly.

Short Term Qualification Training

  • Ar Leadership and Management Training, VCCI, Port Vila

  • Executive Certificate in Event Management, UTS – Sydney, Australia

  • Managing Successful Project with PRINCE2, Brisbane, Australia

  • Human Resource Management, Nadi, Fiji

  • Emotional Intelligent Leader, Port Moresby, PNG

  • Strategic Finance for Decision Makers, Port Moresby, PNG

  • Writing Standard Operation (SOP) Procedures, TAFE, Fiji

  • Giving Effective Feedback Training, TAFE, Fiji

  • Conversational Leadership Training, TAFE, Fiji

  • Workplace Leadership Training, TAFE, Fiji

  • Executive Coaching and Leadership, USP, Fiji

  • Executive and Business Report Writing, Port Vila

  • Mobile for Socio Economic Development, Port Vila

  • Principal of Mobile Privacy, Port Vila

  • Customer Service Skills, HRD, Port Vila

  • Time Management Skills, HRD, Port Vila

  • MS Access L1, HRD, Port Vila

  • MS Access L2, HRD, Port Vila

  • Office Keeping Skills, HRD, Port Vila

  • Introduction to Filling, HRD, Port Vila

Extensive Qualification Studies

  • Diploma in Applied Business, Human Resource Management from Aoraki Polytechnic, New Zealand from 2012 - 2013

  • Certificate in Management (Online) Revans University, New Zealand 2011 - 2013

  • Certificate in Financial Management and Accountancy Vanuatu Institute of Technology (VIT), Vanuatu 2006


  • One of the key Coordinators of the ITU Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-19) held in Vanuatu in 2019 which was one of the most successful GSR19 in the Small Island states;

  • Coordination of Consumer Rights Day with TRBR and stakeholders in 2017, 2018, 2019 held annually on the 15th of March.

  • Coordination of the Asia Pacific Region Internet Governance Forum hosted by the TRBR held in Vanuatu in 2018

  • Working effectively with the Regulator of the TRBR in management and coordination of the Corporate Unit to achieve and deliver on all projects within expected and prescribed time frames; administration and reporting on all TRR Corporate matters, including Administration, IT, Finance and Human Resources, to the Regulator, ensuring of business continuity and consistency is maintained, and that all deliverables are met as required and within the expected timeframe and in order to ensure TRR meets all of its goals and objectives;

  • Monitor an effective management and reporting on TRBR’s financial budget including TRR’s operational budget, the UAP Fund and the World Bank Grant Budget;

  • Proactively lead, manage and support the preparation and finalization of all TRR Reports, such as TRR’s Annual Reports, Sector reports, UAP Reports, World Bank Reports, other GOV Reports, so that they are delivered on time and at a high-quality level to the Minister of Telecommunications and TRBR stakeholders;