Tilgin announces CEO change
November 18, 2014
Tilgin, a leading provider of solutions for multi-play and next-generation broadband access, announces a CEO change and has appointed Jonny Wetterborn as new CEO for the company from November 1st 2014.
After five years as CEO, Mats Victorin has decided to pursue opportunities outside Tilgin. The Board has decided to appoint Wetterborn as new CEO.
“We do not expect any impact on our business or daily operations due to this change.” says Johnny Sommarlund, Chairman of the Board at Tilgin. He continues “Mats gave the Board an early notification of his plans which enabled a well-planned succession including a gradual hand-over to Jonny Wetterborn.”
“I want to express the Boards gratitude to Mats for the development he has done of the company over these 5 years. Tilgin is now stronger than ever, has a foundation for continued growth and a strategic roadmap for the future. I also believe that we in Jonny Wetterborn have the perfect successor with the insight and ability to continue the positive development.” says Sommarlund,
Wetterborn is excited to take on his new role; “I really look forward to this new challenge and opportunity. Tilgin has a unique experience within the field, a solid portfolio and employees with world class competence. I feel confident that we as a company will continue to grow our foot-print within our field of expertise.”
Wetterborn was recruited to Tilgin in 2011 to take on the position as VP Professional Services. Prior to joining Tilgin Jonny worked at Ericsson AB where he held various senior position within consulting, sales and management in the Americas, Asia Pacific and Europe.