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Telia Company replaces Sonera CEO as part of reorganisation

Wednesday 14 December 2016 | 12:27 CET | News
Telia Company said it will overhaul its organisational set-up from 01 January 2017. Stein-Erik Vellan will replace Sonera CEO Valdur Laid, and both Vellan and Telia Norway CEO Abraham Foss will become part of Group Executive Management. Operations in Lithuania, Estonia and Denmark will form a cluster overseen by Henriette Wendt, who is currently head of corporate development and who remains in Group Executive Management.

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