LINK Mobility Group ASA today announced that 53-year-old Lars Christian Iuel has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer in LINK Mobility. Iuel will become part of the European Group Management team and report directly to Arild E. Hustad, Group CEO of LINK Mobility.
“I am really happy to welcome Lars Christian as part of my European Management Team. Lars Christian will be responsible for all the commercial operations in the Group including Sales & Marketing, all our market operations and successful onboarding of acquired companies in both existing and new markets. He will take on a full P&L responsibility for all the commercial aspects of LINK Mobility going forward. Lars Christian is an experienced and international leader who thrives on delivering high quality services to customer and he has an excellent background to lead the transformation of LINK Mobility into the leading mobile messaging and solutions player in Europe. With Lars Christian as part of the European LINK Mobility team, I am confident that we will continue and accelerate our positive development,” said Arild E. Hustad.
Lars Christian is a Danish citizen. He has a long background in the mobile industry working for Telenor in senior management positions for more than 20 years. During his period in Telenor, he has been the CEO of Telenor Pakistan, working centrally in developing Telenor in the Asian markets. Before joining LINK Mobility, he held the position as Chief Commercial Officer in Millicom of their African-based TIGO operations.
Lars Christian will join LINK Mobility on 15th September.
“I am excited to take on this role and I am incredibly energized to be part of the LINK Mobility team to take the company to the next level of customer orientation and innovation. I am impressed with what LINK Mobility has achieved so far and I strongly believe, that LINK Mobility has great growth opportunities going forward to leverage on its #1 position in Europe within mobile messaging and solutions,” said Iuel.
About LINK Mobility Group ASA
LINK Mobility Group ASA is one of Europe’s leading providers within mobile communications. The Group specializes in mobile messaging services, mobile solutions and mobile data intelligence. Integrating mobile technology, communication and service processes, the Group offers a wide range of standardized and customized solutions in order for clients to meet the growing demand of digital convergence between businesses and customers. The Group is headquartered in Oslo/Norway and is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ISIN: NO0010219702). In 2016, LINK Mobility had a total turnover of 924 million NOK with offices in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Bulgaria, Germany and Spain.