Sunday, August 16, 2009

Sony Ericsson Appoints New President

Bert Nordberg has been appointed President of Sony Ericsson and Sir Howard Stringer, Chairman, CEO and President of Sony Corporation, will take on the role as Chairman of Sony Ericsson.

Since 2008, Bert Nordberg has served as head of Ericsson Silicon Valley. Before that, he was Executive Vice President, Group Function Sales and Marketing at Ericsson.

Carl-Henric Svanberg, President & CEO of Ericsson, and Chairman of the Board of Sony Ericsson, said, "In the two years he has been at Sony Ericsson Dick Komiyama has made some very important changes to their organization and laid the foundation for the company's turn-around. Although we are sorry to see him leave Sony Ericsson, we fully respect his decision."

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