The two units are formed by a split of the current business unit Networks in a bid to accelerate transformation and support growth. Arun Bansal, currently Head of Ericsson’s region South East Asia & Oceania, has been appointed as senior vice president and head of Business Unit Radio.
Bansal has successfully applied his skills in technology and business across a number of markets and functions during his nearly 20 years in Ericsson. Besides, Anders Lindblad, currently head of Ericsson’s region Middle East, has been appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Business Unit Cloud & IP.
He has held a variety of positions in business development and commercial operation across countries and regions during his 17 years with Ericsson. Both Bansal and Lindblad are tested leaders with long and solid technical and business experience and extensive experience from key markets