Appointments©2018 Capacity Media60AppointmentsVodafone’s Russell Stanners to be replaced by former Spark CEORussell Stanners, the long-standing CEO of Vodafone NZ, is stepping down from his role in October, to be replaced by Jason Paris, the former CEO of Spark., 12 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTSigma Systems appoints channels and partners VPSigma Systems has appointed Marc Hayden as vice president of global channels and partners., 12 Jun 2018 08:45:00 GMTVestberg to head the ‘V-team’ as new CEO of VerizonFormer Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg will take over from Lowell McAdam as group CEO of Verizon at the beginning of August., 11 Jun 2018 13:15:00 GMTNikesh Arora given $128m to lead Palo Alto NetworksNikesh Arora, the former president and COO of SoftBank, has been named as the new CEO and chairman of Palo Alto Networks, in a deal worth $128 million., 08 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTBT ousts Gavin Patterson from CEO roleBT has announced that CEO Gavin Patterson will leave later in the year and says it is looking for a successor., 08 Jun 2018 11:15:00 GMTExclusive: Top management leaves Interoute as GTT completes $2.3bn takeoverCEO Gareth Williams and most of his C-level team left Interoute yesterday as GTT completed its $2.3 billion takeover., 01 Jun 2018 12:30:00 GMTmu Space names former Qualcomm exec as chief business development officermu Space, the Thailand-based satellite start-up company, has appointed Suwit Pruckwattananon as its new chief business development officer., 01 Jun 2018 12:15:00 GMTIntelsat appoints Juan Pablo Cofino as regional VP of Latin America and the CaribbeanIntelsat has named Juan Pablo Cofino as its new regional vice president for Latin America and the Caribbean., 31 May 2018 11:45:00 GMTHKBN announces new additions to its senior management teamHKBN has appointed William Yeung, as its new executive vice-chairman and NiQ Lai as its new CEO effective as of 1 September 2018., 30 May 2018 13:15:00 GMTTelia Company announces managerial changesTelia has overhauled its management team, naming a new CEO of Telia Sweden, a new COO and a new head of its units in Lithuania, Estonia and Denmark., 29 May 2018 13:45:00 GMTMike Parton to chair TDC as CEO announces plans to step downDanish incumbent TDC is looking for a new CEO after Pernille Erenbjerg said she would step down at the end of 2018., 18 May 2018 11:00:00 GMTPrivate equity partner steps in as CEO of CoriantNetwork equipment company Coriant has appointed one of the partners in its private-equity owner as CEO., 17 May 2018 13:00:00 GMTInterDigital completes 5G integrated backhaul project and appoints new CTOInterDigital, as part of a consortium of 20 industry companies, has completed its three year European Union Horizon 2020 project., 17 May 2018 12:00:00 GMTCMC Networks appoints Jatinder Sispal as EVP of global salesAfrica and Middle East carrier CMC Networks has appointed Jatinder Sispal as its executive VP of global sales., 16 May 2018 00:45:00 GMTVodafone Group CEO Colao to step downVittorio Colao, the CEO of Vodafone Group, is to step down in October after more than a decade in the role., 15 May 2018 11:00:00 GMTEulaLink names Philippe Dumont as its new chief executive officerEulaLink, the developer and holding company of EllaLink, has appointed Philippe Dumont as its new chief executive officer and has been elected to its board of directors., 09 May 2018 19:15:00 GMTSeaborn Networks makes two additions to its senior management teamSeaborn Networks has appointed David Zimmer as its new chief sales officer and Jim Olson as its new vice president of corporate development., 07 May 2018 09:15:00 GMTSprint’s Marcelo Claure gets COO role at SoftBank GroupSoftBank has given Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure a lifeboat to jump into after T-Mobile US takes over Sprint next year., 03 May 2018 16:15:00 GMTNEDAS appoints Linda Michaels as vice president of business developmentThe Northeast DAS & Small Cell Association (NEDAS) has appointed Linda Michaels as its new vice president of business development., 02 May 2018 17:30:00 GMTAqua Comms adds duo to executive leadership teamAqua Comms has appointed Chris Bayly and Brad Kneller to its executive leadership team., 01 May 2018 17:00:00 GMTInflect names former Digital Realty COO as strategic advisorInflect has appointed Jarrett Appleby as its strategic advisor, responsible for driving relationships with the internet infrastructure services industry both in the US and globally., 30 Apr 2018 14:00:00 GMTEricsson’s Frykhammar joins Openet board of directorsOpenet, the BSS solutions provider, has appointed Jan Frykhammar the former CEO and CFO of Ericsson, to its board of directors., 30 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMTEricsson exec Elisabetta Romano becomes CTO of TIMTIM has appointed former Ericsson executive Elisabetta Romano as its CTO. She will join the company on 1 July., 27 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMTSVP of Deutsche Telekom ICSS to step downMardia van der Walt (Niehaus) is to step down from her role as SVP of Deutsche Telekom’s International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS) division when her contract expires at the end of August 2018., 24 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMTJosh Snowhorn leaves CyrusOneJosh Snowhorn, vice president and general manager of interconnection at CyrusOne, has resigned to join new company EdgeMicro., 23 Apr 2018 12:45:00 GMTVerizon hires former Alibaba exec to be COO of OathVerizon has hired a former global head of Alibaba group to run the division that includes the former AOL and Yahoo., 19 Apr 2018 19:00:00 GMTNet-neutrality supporter Mignon Clyburn leaves FCCMignon Clyburn, the strong advocate of net neutrality in the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has left the regulator after nine years., 19 Apr 2018 00:15:00 GMTFormer Equinix CEO Steve Smith lands boardroom place at FlexentialThe man who suddenly resigned as CEO of Equinix over “poor judgment with respect to an employee matter” has joined the board of Flexential., 18 Apr 2018 11:15:00 GMTFiberLight appoints Mike Kopp as vice president of channelFiberLight, the fibre connectivity solutions provider, has appointed Mike Kopp as its new vice president of channel., 11 Apr 2018 11:00:00 GMTExclusive: Martijn Blanken to leave TelstraTelstra's Martijn Blanken is set to leave in June after nine years while executive director of global sales, international, Ellie Sweeney is to embark on a six-month sabbatical, the company has confirmed to Capacity Media., 10 Apr 2018 14:00:00 GMT