Vodafone Names New CEO for Australian Network
Published on: 25th Jan 2014
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Vodafone Hutchison Australia has named Inaki Berroeta as its new CEO from the start of March. Inaki, currently CEO at Vodafone Romania will succeed Bill Morrow, who is leaving to head up Australia's broadband rollout company, NBN.
Inaki Berroeta has served as President and Chief Executive Officer since 2010 overseeing 3500-employees (total revenue was EUR 769 million with EBITDA of EUR 276 million for the fiscal year 2012-2013).
He led Vodafone Romania's successful bid to renew and acquire a 15-year spectrum license and established the company as the first mobile carrier to offer LTE services.
Outgoing CEO of Vodafone Australia, Bill Morrow, said Mr Berroeta's international experience and passion for the Vodafone family would ensure a smooth transition and a continued transformation of the company.
A 20-year veteran of the telecommunications industry, Mr Berroeta was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Malta in 2007 and prior to this held various operational roles at Vodafone Spain, Global Star USA, AirTouch International Inc (USA), Airtel Moviles (Spain) and Keon (Spain and USA).