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Tele2 announces new leadership team

Staff writer |
Stockholm, Sweden - January 29, 2016, Stockholm, Sweden - Tele2 AB, (Tele2), a telecom operator, announces a number of changes to the leadership team, including a new permanent CFO and new CEOs of Tele2 Sweden and Tele2 Netherlands.




New CFO, Tele2 Group

Lars Nordmark, currently CFO of Securitas Direct AB, will join Tele2 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Mr. Nordmark has many years of experience in telecoms at T-Mobile, Orange and most recently Q-tel. He will assume the position as of 18th April and replace James Maclaurin, currently Interim CFO.

New CEO, Tele2 Sweden

Samuel Skott assumes the position of EVP and CEO of Tele2 Sweden as Thomas Ekman leaves Tele2 to take on new challenges outside the company.

Mr. Skott started out as a Tele2 Trainee in 2005 and has been an integral part of the Tele2 Sweden leadership team during the past five years, as Commercial Director Residential and most recently as Director Customer and Product Design. He will assume the position of CEO Sweden as of 18th April.

New CEO, Tele2 Netherlands

Malin Holmberg who is currently EVP Central Europe and CEO of Tele2 Croatia will take over the position as CEO of the Dutch business, as Jeff Dodds leaves to return to his family and to take up a new role in the UK.

Ms. Holmberg has worked for Tele2 since 2009, having joined from Vodafone Group and assumed a position in the Tele2 Leadership Team in the summer of 2015.

She has managed to successfully transform the Croatian business and has played an important role in the launch of the new Operating Model and in preparing her region for commercialization and monetization of 4G in 2016.

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