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Telenor Serbia names CEO

05 Feb 2016

Telenor has appointed Ingeborg Øfsthus as CEO of Serbia and EVP of the Telenor group effective March 2016.

Telstra to appoint new wholesale group executive

04 Feb 2016

Telstra is set to appoint Will Irving as group executive of Telstra wholesale.

AT&T shuffles executives in shift towards mobile video

03 Feb 2016

AT&T has appointed mobile chief Ralph de la Vega vice chairman and placed him in charge of its business and international units while John Stankey, who led DirecTV, internet and TV units, was named CEO of the entertainment group.

Cisco executive steps down

02 Feb 2016

Cisco’s EVP and chief development officer Pankaj Patel is to step down from his position in the second half of 2016.

Virgin Mobile appoints Saudi Arabia CEO

01 Feb 2016

Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa (VMMEA) has appointed Fouad Halawi as chief executive of its operations in Saudi Arabia.

BT's wholesale chief resigns

29 Jan 2016

BT’s CEO of wholesale business Nigel Stagg is stepping down after 36 years at the company.

GENBAND appoints EVP of global sales and marketing

20 Jan 2016

GENBAND has appointed Patrick Joggerst as EVP of global sales and marketing at the company.

Rossabi appointed MD of Telx

20 Jan 2016

Anthony “Tony” Rossabi has been appointed managing director of Telx following Digital Realty’s acquisition of the company last year.

Zain Group appoints chief risk officer

19 Jan 2016

Zain Group has appointed AbdulGhaffar Setareh to the newly created role of chief risk officer.

BT appoints Watson as CEO of BT TSO and CIO

19 Jan 2016

BT has appointed Howard Watson as CEO of Technology, Service and Operations (BT TSO) and group chief information officer.

Axiata appoints three senior executives

15 Jan 2016

Axiata Group has appointed three executives in a bid to strengthen its management team.

T-Mobile Poland reveals chairman

14 Jan 2016

T-Mobile Poland has appointed Andreas Bierwirth as chairman of its supervisory board.

VimpelCom appoints chief digital officer

14 Jan 2016

VimpelCom has appointed Christopher Schlaeffer as chief digital officer, effective January 17 2016.

TeliaSonera nominates board members

13 Jan 2016

TeliaSonera’s nomination committee has proposed the election of Susanna Campbell, Anna Settman and Olaf Swantee as board members.

TeliaSonera appoints COO

12 Jan 2016

TeliaSonera has appointed Anders Olsson, present EVP of strategic projects, as COO and head of global services and operations as well as member of the group’s executive management team.

NetIX appoints CEO and CFO

11 Jan 2016

NetIX Communications has appointed Ken Lefkowitz and Mariyan Rangelov as respective CEO and CFO of the company.

BT appoints Clive Selley as CEO of Openreach

11 Jan 2016

BT Group has appointed Clive Selley, its present chief information officer and CEO of its BT technology, service and operations (TSO) business to lead Openreach.

TDC appoints executive to TDC Business arm

07 Jan 2016

Denmark’s TDC has appointed Marina Lønning as senior executive vice president of TDC Business and member of TDC’s executive committee.

Truphone appoints new CEO

06 Jan 2016

Global mobile network operator Truphone has appointed Ralph Steffens as CEO.

Batelco appoints CEO

04 Jan 2016

Bahrain’s Batelco has appointed Ihab Hinnawi as chief executive at the company.

EE's Swantee to depart

04 Jan 2016

Olaf Swantee, CEO of EE, will step down shortly after the completion of BT’s acquisition of the company.