Tele2 AB: Tele2 appoints Torkel Sigurd as EVP Corporate Affairs

2021-08-31 09:00:00

Torkel Sigurd has 20 years of experience within telecom and has been part of the Tele2 family for 14 years. Most notably, Torkel has led Tele2's M&A unit during the company's international consolidation the last few years. He also has experience from leading a number of commercial and product related functions.

Torkel assumes the role of Executive Vice President Corporate Affairs starting 1 September 2021 and becomes a member of the Group Leadership Team, reporting to CEO Kjell Johnsen. Tele2's Corporate Affairs unit encompasses several functions, including the Legal, M&A and Strategy divisions.

-  l am very glad to welcome Torkel to our Group Leadership Team. His experience from operational and strategic projects as well as different market conditions will be valuable as we continue to evolve Tele2. It also makes me proud that we can fill such a crucial role internally, which shows the strength of the Tele2 organization, says Kjell Johnsen, President and CEO of Tele2.
 
[President and CEO of Tele2] Nathalie Dahmm to lead Tele2's future way of work
To further increase Tele2's focus on culture, the Tele2 Way, and the way of work going forward, Nathalie Dahmm, Head of Culture and HR Business Advisory, will assume an adjunct role in Tele2's Group Leadership Team.  

- At Tele2 we are committed to learn from the pandemic in order to continue to evolve the way we collaborate and organize ourselves. With her unique history from within Tele2 as foundation, Nathalie will have a dedicated responsibility for these efforts, says Kjell Johnsen.
For more information, please contact:
Joel Ibson, Head of Corporate Communications, Phone: +46 766 26 44 00
Marcus Lindberg, Head of Investor Relations, Phone: +46 73 439 25 40
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