DigitalRoute names Andreas Zartmann as CEO

27 September 2017 | Jason McGee-Abe


DigitalRoute, a provider of data management and digital transformation enablement solutions globally, has named Andreas Zartmann as its chief executive officer.

Andreas ZartmannZartmann, previously the company’s chief financial officer, replaces Johan Bergh, who is stepping down from the role to focus exclusively on leading DigitalRoute’s growing sales organisation. 

The new CEO will be responsible for driving DigitalRoute to the next level of success, building on the strong foundation and momentum achieved by the DigitalRoute team under Johan Bergh’s leadership over the past three years. During which the company expanded into new vertical industries serving enterprise customers within the utilities, logistics, predictive maintenance, postal, and other areas as well as launched a number of successful new products including OSS mediation which has recently been deployed by two Tier 1 telcos. 

“I am excited to welcome Andreas as he takes up the leadership role at a particularly exciting and vital time in DigitalRoute’s history,” said Wolfgang Kroh, chairman of DigitalRoute.

“Andreas already has proven his skills and passion for the business and I am confident he will be able to realise the exciting plans we have laid out for the company’s future. I have no doubt he will further establish DigitalRoute as the premier data management company in the market, serving satisfied customers all over the world.”

Zartmann will spearhead the next phase of DigitalRoute’s growth, focusing on further strengthening the position of the company within the telecommunications industry by supporting the upcoming rollout for 5G and the internet of things (IoT) for both telecom and enterprise customers.

With a long and successful career in corporate finance, Zartmann previously served as CFO for Sorman Information & Media as well as with Nexus and Teleca, and has been involved in various investment opportunities.

Kroh added: “I would also like to thank Johan Bergh for his leadership in the past three years. His experience and skills will be invaluable as he takes up his new role heading our global sales organisation.”