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Norway govt hints Telenor should consider naming woman CEO

Wednesday 18 March 2015 | 12:13 CET | News
Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry Monica Maeland said Telenor should pay special consideration to women when it chooses a successor to CEO Fredrik Baksaas, said VG Nett, the website of newspaper Verdens Gang. The Norwegian government owns 54 percent of the telecommunications operator. VG said the favourite internal candidate is Sigve Brekke, the man leading Telenor's Asian operations. VG claimed that Maeland had given a clear signal on the matter.

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