President and CEO Lars Nyberg’s contract extended

TeliaSonera’s Board of Directors has extended the employment contract for Lars Nyberg, President and CEO, until December 2013.

Lars Nyberg became President and Chief Executive Officer of TeliaSonera in September 2007 and, although he has a right to retire in December 2011 at the age of 60, he will continue in his role until the end of 2013.


“Lars Nyberg has a strong commercial focus and is an inspiring team builder. TeliaSonera has made great progress during his first three years as CEO and we are very glad that he has agreed to continue for another three years,” says Anders Narvinger, Chairman of  the Board.


Lars Nyberg was born in 1951 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Stockholm. Mr. Nyberg is Chairman of DataCard Corp. and board member of Autoliv Inc. Between 1995 and 2003 he was Chairman and CEO of NCR Corp, where he continued as Chairman until 2005. Previously, Mr. Nyberg held several managerial positions in Philips, and was a member of Philips Group Management Committee. Mr. Nyberg owns 150 000 shares in TeliaSonera.


 
TeliaSonera AB discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Swedish Securities Markets Act and/or the Swedish Financial Instrument Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 2.45 p.m. CET on December 2, 2010.