Lutz Schüler shall be CEO of Virgin Media-O2 Three way partnership
Telefonica and Liberty World have showed that Virgin Media CEO Lutz Schüler shall be leader govt of the deliberate three way partnership between their UK subsidiaries. Schüler joined Virgin Media from Liberty’s German cable trade Unitymedia in 2018, first as COO after which CEO from June 2019. O2 CFO Patricia Cobian will carry out the similar position on the enlarged corporate.
Former HMD exec joins Qualcomm
Juho Sarvikas has mentioned he’s going to suppose the location of VP and President of North The us at Qualcomm – two weeks after stepping down as Leader Product Officer at HMD World. The latter manufactures Nokia gadgets beneath licence.
3 alumnus Richard Woodward joins Hyperoptic
Richard Woodward is the brand new CFO at complete fibre altnet Hyperoptic. Woodward held the similar place at 3 for greater than a decade, along his duties as Leader Industrial Officer.
LG will forestall making cellphones
LG will now not make new cellphones and can as an alternative focal point on different spaces of the trade akin to AI, hooked up house era and 6G. LG used to be as soon as the sector’s 3rd greatest telephone maker however had struggled to stay aggressive lately, with the unit dropping billions of bucks.
SSE Endeavor Telecoms is now Neos Networks
SSE Endeavor Telecoms has rebranded as Neos Networks – the identify of the corporate that SSE purchased again in 2022. Neos is lately in the course of a significant community construct programme and hopes to succeed in greater than 680,000 UK postcodes with fibre by means of the top of 2021.
Ericsson opens 5G lab in Canada
A brand new ‘Ericsson Open Lab’ has been opened in Ottawa Canada to supply an area for it to collaborate with consumers and different companions at the building of virtualised Radio Get admission to Community (vRAN) applied sciences. The preliminary focal point shall be on Cloud RAN merchandise, and the ability shall be to be had just about.