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Portrait de Hans Vestberg
Age : 52
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Verizon Communications Inc. - Hexagon AB

Summary 
Mr. Hans E. Vestberg is Executive Vice President-Network & Technology at Verizon Communications, Inc., Executive Vice President & General Manager at University of Linköping, Chairman at ST-Ericsson SA, Chief Executive Officer at Ericsson Danmark A/S, Founding Member at Broadband Commission for Digital Development, a Member at New Cities Foundation and Member-Leadership Council at UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network.

He is on the Board of Directors at Hexagon AB, United Nations Foundation, Better World Fund, Inc., Ericsson AB and Thernlunds Modehus AB. Mr. Vestberg was previously employed as President & Chief Executive Officer by Ericsson, Inc., Chief Financial Officer by Ericsson Telecommunicacoes SA, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director by LM Ericsson Telefon AB, and Chairman by Svenska Handbollsförbundet.

He also served on the board at Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB.

He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Uppsala.


Current positions of Hans Vestberg 
NameTitle Since
Verizon Communications Inc.
(Integrated Telecommunications Services)
Executive Vice President-Network & Technology 2017
Hexagon AB
(Software)
Vice Chairman 2017
Ericsson Danmark A/S Chief Executive Officer -
ST-Ericsson SA Chairman -
United Nations Foundation Director 2015
Better World Fund, Inc. Director -
Ericsson AB Director -
Thernlunds Modehus AB Director -
University of Linköping Executive Vice President & General Manager 1991
New Cities Foundation Member -
Broadband Commission for Digital Development Founding Member -
UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network Member-Leadership Council -


Hans Vestberg : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Leif Johansson Ericsson Danmark A/S
Ericsson AB
Fábio Colletti Barbosa Better World Fund, Inc.
United Nations Foundation
Igor Sergeyevich Ivanov United Nations Foundation
Better World Fund, Inc.
Mattias Stenberg Hexagon AB
University of Linköping
Rima Qureshi Verizon Communications Inc.
Ericsson AB
Cecilia Wachtmeister University of Linköping
Ericsson AB
Clarence Otis Verizon Communications Inc.
Julie Smolyansky United Nations Foundation
Gregory Wasson Verizon Communications Inc.
Marc C. Reed Verizon Communications Inc.


Biography of Hans Vestberg 
Hans Vestberg (born 23 June 1965) is a Swedish businessman and the current CEO of telecommunications company Ericsson. Vestberg is also the chairman of the Swedish Handball Association.

Vestberg holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Uppsala University.

In 2011, Vestberg was named the 6th most powerful man in wireless by Fierce Wireless.

He is a leading advocate of the Millennium Development Goals, and for the potential of mobility and broadband to tackle some of the world’s most compelling issues such as poverty, health, education and climate change. He is a member of the Broadband Commission for Digital Development, and chaired the Commission’s climate-change working group. He is also on the advisory board of the Digital Health Initiative. Vestberg got employed at Ericsson Cables in his hometown Hudiksvall. Since then he has had different management positions for Ericsson in China, Sweden, Chile and Brazil.

During the years from 1998 to 2000 Vestberg was CFO for Ericsson in Brazil and 2000-2002 he was CFO for Ericsson in North America and controller for North and South America. During 2002-2003 he was President for Ericsson in Mexico.

He also served as Chief Financial Officer for Ericsson from 2007 to 2009.

On 1 January 2010, he became CEO for Ericsson, replacing Carl-Henric Svanberg.

Personal life
He lives in Stockholm with his wife and two children.cn|date=January 2014 He enjoys outdoor sports activities and golf.cn|date=January 2014



Source @ Wikipedia



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