Monday, July 31, 2006

Nortel Appoints Darryl Edwards as EMEA President

Nortel has appointed Darryl Edwards as president of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, replacing Steve Pusey who is leaving the company to join Vodafone Group Plc as its Chief Technology Officer. Edwards has been with Nortel for 14 years. Most recently, Edwards was Nortel president of Northern Europe, Middle East and NETAS, Nortel's joint venture in Turkey. In the past, he has been CEO of Nortel Israel and of Nortel Networks Germany. Prior to joining Nortel, Edwards spent 13 years at GPT. He will continue to be based in Maidenhead, England.