Stephen Elop, Nokia

16 October 2010 |

Nokia has appointed Stephen Elop as president and CEO. He replaces Olli Pekka Kallasvuo, who has held the position since 2006, and Elop is charged with heading the company’s transformation as it sets out to compete with Apple and Google. Prior to joining Nokia, Elop headed Microsoft’s business division, and has held positions in numerous US software companies, including Juniper Networks.