Saturday, 22 September 2018

What a difference a year makes…unless you're Ericsson

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 10 November 17

CEO Börje Ekholm is steering his company in the right direction, but he needs to pick up the pace

It is a little over a year since Börje Ekholm was named Ericsson's new CEO and not quite 12 months since he officially took the reins, and so far, based on this week's capital markets day at least, he doesn't have much to show for it. Apart from doom and gloom, of course; there has been plenty of that this year. In fact, if that was Ericsson's bread and butter, it would be toasting a successful 2017…

It is a little over a year since Börje Ekholm was named Ericsson's new CEO and not quite 12 months since he officially took the reins, and so far, based on this week's capital markets day at least, he doesn't have much to show for it. Apart from doom and gloom, of course; there has been plenty of that this year. In fact, if that was Ericsson's bread and butter, it would be toasting a successful 2017…

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