Ericsson appoints Senior Vice President Asia-Pacific
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (Marketwire) -- 11/16/12 -- Ericsson (NASDAQ:
ERIC) today announced that effective January 1, 2013, Mats H Olsson
is appointed Senior Vice President Asia-Pacific (APAC). In this role
will continue to report to President & CEO Hans Vestberg and be a
member of the
Executive Leadership Team.
Mats H Olsson currently holds the position as Head of region North
East Asia, a position he has held since 2010.
In this new role, Mats will become the chairman of the three Ericsson
located in APAC, region North East Asia, India and South East
Asia & Oceania,
In his new position, Mats will represent the CEO and the Group
overall in APAC,
reinforcing Ericsson's commitment to its existing
and potential customers in the region.
Mats will remain in his current role as Head of region North East
Asia until a successor has been appointed.
The Heads of regions North East Asia, India and South East Asia &
report to Mats H Olsson.
Mats has held various executive postions across Asia-Pacific over the
years. He was appointed President of Ericsson Greater China in
2004, and also
assumed overall responsibility for Japan and South
Korea in 2010.
Picture and bio of Mats H Olsson
NOTES TO EDITORS
Region North East Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, South Korea
Region India: India
Region South East Asia & Oceania: Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei,
Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand,
Philippines, Singapore, South
Pacific Islands, Sri Lanka, Thailand
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