Johan Dennelind

Telia CEO Johan Dennelind to step down in 2020

Johan Dennelind, boss of Swedish telco Telia, has announced his planned departure from his role after six years. As per his contract, Dennelind will serve his 12-month notice period. The company has said that the search for a new CEO will start immediately. During his time at the helm of Telia, Dennelind repositioned the company […]

TDC to sell Norwegian business to Telia for €2.2bn

Danish telco TDC has agreed to sell its Norwegian business to Sweden’s Telia for NOK21 billion (€2.2 billion). TDC is selling cable operator Get and telecom subsidiary TDC Norway to Telia, leaving the Danish company to focus on its domestic operation. Telia said that the agreement would position it as a strong challenger in mobile, […]

TeliaSonera appoints former Vodacom exec as CEO

Nordic telco TeliaSonera has appointed former Vodacom International CEO, Johan Dennelind, as its new president and CEO.  Dennelind will take up the position on September 1, but will be available to the company from the beginning of next month. He takes the role from acting CEO Per-Arne Blomquist, who will revert back to his position of […]