VimpelCom Ltd. (NASDAQ: VIP) said it has named Peter Chernyshov as CEO of its Ukrainian Business Unit, Kyivstar.
Peter Chernyshov will succeed Igor Lytovchenko, the Kyivstar founder, who has decided to retire from the company after 20 years in the role of CEO. The appointment will take effect from June 25, 2014.
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. The company is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. For more information visit: http://www.vimpelcom.com.