Telecom Career: Mobilink gets new CEO

Staff writer
telecomasia.net

Jeffrey Hedberg named CEO of Mobilink

VimpelCom has appointed Jeffrey Hedberg as chief executive officer of Mobilink in Pakistan.

Hedberg succeeds Rashid Khan, who has decided to retire after over 14 years working with Mobilink and banglalink. He is expected to assume his new role in early August, Vimpelcom said.

Hedberg’s previous responsibilities include acting CEO of Telkom South Africa and CEO of Telkom’s Nigerian subsidiary, Multi-Links Nigeria. 

Prior to joining Telkom he was CEO of Cell C, in South Africa.

From 1999 to 2002, Jeffrey was executive vice president and member of the board of management of Deutsche Telekom, where he developed the strategy for the international division. In 2002 he was appointed CEO and chairman of Deutsche Telekom USA.

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