TeliaSonera comments new Turkcell CEO

TeliaSonera is very pleased that a new CEO of Turkcell now has been appointed. The decision in Turcell's Board of Directors to appoint Mr Süreyya Cilliv was unanimous. We support him fully and believe that he has the necessary background to be successful in this position.

Mr Cilliv will play an important role in the further development of the principles for good corporate governance in Turkcell.

We believe that the Turkish GSM and IT/ICT markets will continue to expand and that Mr Cilliv will continue to position Turkcell as the leading mobile operator in Turkey.


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