Executive Vice President and Head of Market Area Europe & Latin America
Arun Bansal is Executive Vice President and Head of Market Area Europe and Latin America, the largest market area spanning over 110 countries.
As head of Europe and Latin America, Bansal is responsible for implementing Ericsson’s strategic direction and bringing a leading portfolio to customers with simplicity and speed.
Over his 25 years at Ericsson, Bansal has served as Senior Vice President of Business Unit Radio, overseeing all sales of products and solutions as well as R&D of the largest business area in the company. His leadership has resulted in all Ericsson Radio since 2015 being 5G ready, setting the foundation for Ericsson's 5G leadership. Bansal has also held various leadership positions in Southeast Asia & Oceania and India, where he was instrumental in expanding Ericsson’s operations in the region and established the world’s first Managed Capacity operation with the operator Bharti in India.
Arun Bansal holds an Engineering Degree in Electronics and Telecommunications from Madhav Institute of Technology and Science, India and a Post Graduate diploma in International Marketing from Indira Gandhi National Open University, India.