Nemsic heads east

2 Mar 2009

Telekom Austria has confirmed that its chief executive Boris Nemsic is to leave the company at the end of March to take over at Russia’s number two cellco, Vimpelcom. In a statement confirming the move, Nemsic says he leaves Telekom Austria a ‘well-positioned and strong player on the telecommunication markets in Eastern and Southeastern Europe, with a sound basis in its domestic mobile and fixed net business’.

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