Kurt Engelvuori appointed Vice President of Quality at TeliaSonera Finland

Kurt Engelvuori, M. Sc. (Econ.), 50 years, has today been appointed TeliaSonera Finland’s Vice President of Quality. The Vice President of Quality will be responsible for the quality strategy and process development on the TeliaSonera Finland level.

Engelvuori joins TeliaSonera Finland from Nokia, where he has previously served as Vice President of Quality and Processes, in Nokia’s Networks business group. At the business group, Engelvuori has been responsible, for example, for revamping the customer satisfaction process, the millennium project, the renewal programme of Networks’ global order and delivery models, and sales model planning. Before Nokia, Engelvuori was employed at Hewlett-Packard, where he was responsible, for example, for developing the sales process of Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Engelvuori will start at TeliaSonera Finland on February 20, 2006 and report to Esa Korvenmaa.

“High-quality products and services are key competitive factors in the operator world. We want to focus on this area even more than before to ensure that our customers will continue to be provided with the best telecommunications services in Finland. Our products and services must exceed our customers’ expectations, and our internal processes must be efficient. Kurt Engelvuori will bring valuable experience and perspective to this work, and we warmly welcome him to our team,” says TeliaSonera Finland’s COO Esa Korvenmaa.

For further information, please contact:

Esa Korvenmaa, COO, TeliaSonera Finland
tel. +358 40 302 1000
email: firstname.lastname@teliasonera.com