Ericsson names Ulf Ewaldsson as head of strategy and technology
Mr. Ewaldsson currently holds the position as Chief Technology Officer and Head of Group Function Technology.
Mr. Ewaldsson brings to this position more than 20 years of experience in product management, industry development and customer relationships.
He started within Ericsson in 1990 and had since held various management positions in the group including Head of Ericsson in different countries and key customer accounts.
As part of his previous assignments he has been based in China, Japan, Hong Kong and Hungary.
Mr. Ewaldsson graduated with Master's degrees of Science in Engineering and Business Management from Linköping Institute of Technology in Sweden.
Current Chief Strategy Officer Rima Qureshi was appointed Head of Region North America, Ericsson's largest region, on July 1, 2016.
Ms. Qureshi was appointed Head of Region North America July 1, 2016, and has since held dual roles.
In addition to her role as Head of Region North America, Ms. Qureshi will continue to drive the strategic partnership with Cisco.
Both Mr. Ewaldsson and Ms. Qureshi will continue to be Executive Leadership Team members. ■
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