Within Market Area Europe and Latin America, led by Arun Bansal, Iannetti will be responsible for guiding customers of the 15 countries in the South East Mediterranean area, including Italy, in their 5G implementation path, also leveraging on three R&D centers in Italy.
Emanuele Iannetti is currently Head of Solution Area BSS, responsible for the customer-base, service delivery, portfolio and R&D for BSS within Ericsson’s Business Area Digital Services. Previously, he was head of the Service Area Managed Services IT, covering development, deployment and delivery of an innovative portfolio of IT managed services.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the telecom industry, Iannetti began his career in 1989 with Telecom Italia and subsequently contributed to the start-up phase of H3G. Emanuele joined Ericsson in 2013 as Head of IT Solutions & Services for South Central Mediterranean and then Head of Region Mediterranean IT & Cloud, holding the business responsibility of IT & Cloud products and services and led a combined sales and delivery organization.
Prior to Ericsson, Emanuele held different executive positions as CEO of Atos Italy and CEO at Siemens IT Solutions and Services. He was also Chief Procurement Officer at Nokia Siemens Networks.
Emanuele succeeds Federico Rigoni who has decided to pursue other opportunities outside of Ericsson. Until May 15th Roberto Bussolotti acts as Head of Customer Unit South East Mediterranean and Country Manager of Ericsson in Italy, after which he will continue in his current role heading one of our global customer accounts.