Ericsson: changes at the top
Written by: Philip Mason | Published:

Ericsson has announced that current senior vice president and head of market area Middle East & Africa, Rafiah Ibrahim, is becoming advisor to company CEO Börje Ekholm. Ibrahim – who has been in her current position since 2017 – will assume her new role at the end of August.

Speaking of the move, Börje Ekholm said: "Rafiah has been a very important leader in our sales and delivery organisation. In her latest assignment she successfully led the merger of two important markets, Middle East & Africa, increasing customer value and securing scale and efficiency as well as implementing a robust operational structure.

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“In addition, she has built strong customer relationships across the region not least visible in the recently announced 5G contracts. Rafiah has been a valued member of the executive team and I look forward to continuing to work with her in her new role.”

Ibrahim joined Ericsson in 1996 and have held various managerial positions across the organisation.

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