New CEO for Cosmote Romania
Published on: 21st Jan 2008
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Cosmote has appointed Mr. Stefanos Theocharopoulos as the CEO of the company's Romanian subsidiary. Mr. Nikolaos Tsolas, following a track record of over two years as the company's CEO, retires from his position for personal reasons.
Mr. Stefanos Theocharopoulos joined OTE Group in 2002, holding the position of OTEGlobe Business Development Executive Director since September 2006. He has also worked as Executive Technology Director of OTE Investment Services. He is the Chairman of Hellas-Sat BoD and a member of Cosmote Romania BoD, while he has also held BoD positions in Armentel & OTE Sat Maritel.
Prior to OTE Group, Mr. Theocharopoulos held managerial positions in a number of companies, such as O2 in Germany, Dutchtone in the Netherlands, Vodafone in Greece, Fujitsu Telecom Research Center in the U.K. and Ericsson Hellas.
He holds a BEng in Electronic Engineer from Sussex University as well as a M.Sc. in Mobile & Satellite Communications from the University of Westminster. Mr. Stefanos Theocharopoulos is 39 years old.
Mr. Michael Tsamaz, Cosmote Deputy CEO, stated: "Nikos Tsolas' contribution to Cosmote Romania's development to date has been decisive. I want to thank him for his valuable work and wish him, on behalf of Cosmote, every success in his personal plans for the future". Mr. Tsamaz also wished Mr. Theocharopoulos every success in Romania.