Virgin Media UK has confirmed the appointment of Jeff Dodds as their new Chief Operating Officer (COO). He will take over the position from Lutz Schüler on June 11th when Schüler steps up to his new role of company CEO.
Dodds was appointed Virgin Media’s Chief Customer Officer and Managing Director of Operations in November 2018, having previously led their EE MVNO based Mobile business for 18 months. Prior to that he also worked for Tele2 as the CEO of their Dutch telecoms business, where he oversaw the launch of their 4G network.
Dodds commented: “It’s a real privilege to step into this role at what is an exciting time for both the industry and Virgin Media. Over the last seven months I’ve worked very closely with Lutz and I’m looking forward to helping the business to grow further under his strong purpose-led leadership style and relentless focus on performance.”