New market area head for South East Asia, Oceania and India

Press release
Apr 03, 2017
  • Nunzio Mirtillo is appointed Head of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India
  • Simplified organizational structure and appointments to Ericsson’s Executive Team will help drive execution of company strategy  

In line with Ericsson’s (NASDAQ:ERIC) recent announcement about the changes to its business strategy, structure and Executive Team, Nunzio Mirtillo is appointed as Head of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India.

In this role, Nunzio has responsibility for Ericsson’s business across markets such as India, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, Philippines and Bangladesh.

Nunzio brings to the position broad experience from his 29-year career with Ericsson, including roles in solutions development, sales, marketing and delivery. Most recently, he has been Head of Region Mediterranean, responsible for Ericsson’s business and operations across 25 countries. 

Ericsson’s reorganization from 10 Regions to 5 Market Areas and 4 Business Units to 3 Business Areas aims to increase efficiency and speed up time-to-market and customer responsiveness.

Nunzio Mirtillo, Head of Market Area South East, Oceania and India, says: “I’m looking forward to bringing my experience of working in different roles across a diverse range of markets to the newly-combined Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India. Ericsson’s strengthened portfolio focus and simplified organizational structure will enable us to better partner with our customers, to help them succeed in tough market situations and capitalize on new growth opportunities within ICT.”

As part of his appointment, Nunzio becomes a member of Ericsson’s Executive Team. Ways of working for the new structure will be solidified by the Executive Team over the coming months.

For more information about Ericsson’s recent announcements about its business strategy and leadership team appointments please see the following releases:

Ericsson presents focused business strategy

Ericsson simplifies organization and names Executive Team

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