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Sunrise CEO departs, chairman and vice-chairman will not stand for re-election at next AGM

Friday 3 January 2020 | 09:14 CET | News
Swiss operator Sunrise has announced that CFO Andre Krause has taken over the position of CEO after the resignation of Olaf Swantee. Swantee has been the Chief Executive Officer of Sunrise for the past four years. He will continue to support the work of the new CEO until the Annual General Meeting in April, in order to ensure a smooth transition.

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