June 10, 2009

Lars-Johan Jarnheimer and Alexander Izosimov Joins the Teleopti Board

In June Lars-Johan Jarnheimer and  Alexander Izosimov  joined the Teleopti board.
Lars-Johan Jarnheimer resigned from his post as CEO for Tele2 last fall after 10 years at that post. Today he is on the board for IKEA and Arvid Nordquist and now alsoTeleopti.   

He started his carrier at IKEA and after that H&M, Sara Hotels, ZTV, CEO at Comviq, Saab and finally CEO for Tele2.

Alexander Izosimov has served as Group CEO of Moscow-based VimpelCom since October 2003. Vimpelcom is also a Teleopti customer (read more about Vimpelcom here).

Prior to joining VimpelCom, he several senior positions at Mars, Inc. From 2001 until 2003, Mr. Izosimov served as a member of the Global Executive Management Board and Regional President for the CIS, Central Europe and Nordics for Mars, with responsibility for more than 20 markets in the region, including all of Russia and the CIS.    
Before joining Mars in 1996, Mr. Izosimov worked for McKinsey & Co. in Stockholm and London for five years, where he focused on sales and marketing issues as well as cost optimisation. 

"We are very fortunate to have these two professional men on our board." Says Nils Bildt, CEO Teleopti AB. "Their experience and competence will be needed now that Teleopti is expanding worldwide".