- Rima Qureshi appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for the Ericsson Group
- Will also assume role as Chairman of Business Unit Modems
- Appointment effective as of May 1, 2014
- Brings nearly 30 years' experience in the global telecommunications and IT industry of which 21 years with Ericsson
Qureshi holds a Bachelor's degree in Information Systems and an MBA, both from McGill University in Montréal, Canada.NOTES TO EDITORS Qureshi bio and photos available here Ericsson is the driving force behind the Networked Society - a world leader in communications technology and services. Our long-term relationships with every major telecom operator in the world allow people, business and society to fulfill their potential and create a more sustainable future. Our services, software and infrastructure - especially in mobility, broadband and the cloud - are enabling the telecom industry and other sectors to do better business, increase efficiency, improve the user experience and capture new opportunities. With more than 110,000 professionals and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers. Forty percent of the world's mobile traffic is carried over Ericsson networks. And our investments in research and development ensure that our solutions - and our customers - stay in front. Founded in 1876, Ericsson has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Net sales in 2013 were SEK 227.4 billion (USD 34.9 billion). Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX stock exchange in Stockholm and the NASDAQ in New York. www.ericsson.com www.ericsson.com/news www.twitter.com/ericssonpress www.facebook.com/ericsson www.youtube.com/ericsson FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT Ericsson Corporate Communications Phone: +46 10 719 69 92 E-mail: email@example.com Ericsson Investor Relations Phone: +46 10 719 00 00 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Ericsson discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on April 30 at 08:30 CET.
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