VimpelCom Ltd. (NASDAQ: VIP) said it has announced the appointment of Yogesh Malik as group chief technology officer.
Yogesh has also been appointed a member of the Group Executive Board and the Group Management Board.
Before joining VimpelCom Yogesh Malik was the chief executive officer of Uninor, an Indian mobile network operator majority owned by the Telenor Group. He holds an engineering degree in electronics from MSU University, Baroda in India and is an executive MBA graduate from IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland.
VimpelCom is one of the world´s largest integrated telecommunications services operators providing voice and data services through a range of traditional and broadband mobile and fixed technologies. For more information visit: http://www.vimpelcom.com.