Change In Boardroom - Mr Lars-ake Valdemar Norling

Back Jul 11, 2017
Date of change 11 Jul 2017
Age 48
Gender Male
Nationality Sweden
Type of change Redesignation
Previous Position Non Executive Director
New Position Chairman
Directorate Non Independent and Non Executive

1992-1993 Master of Business Adiminstration (MBA) from Gothenburg School of Economics, Sweden 1991-1992 Master of Science in Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA 1987-1991 Master of Science in Engineering Physics from Uppsala University

Working experience and occupation

Mr Lars-Ake Valdemar Norling ("Mr Norling") is currently a Director and Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") of Total Access Communications PLC (DTAC) Thailand since April 2015. He was the CEO of the Company and Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd from 1 August 2014 to 1 April 2015. Mr. Norling served as CEO of Telenor Sweden from April 2009 to July 2014. He was appointed Head of Telenor Sweden's fixed network and a year later assumed the position of Chief Technology Officer of Telenor Sweden from September 2007 to March 2009.

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Remarks :

The Company has also on the same day appointed Mr Norling as Chairman of the Remuneration Committee ("RC") following the resignation of Mr Morten Karlsen Sorby as the Chairman of the Company and RC. The Company also appointed Ms Yasmin Binti Aladad Khan, an Independent Non-Executive Director, as Member of the RC. The composition of the RC now comprises the following members:- 1. Mr Lars-Ake Valdemar Norling (Non-Independent Non-Executive Director) - Chairman 2. Ms Yasmin Binti Aladad Khan (Independent Non-Executive Director) - Member 3. Mr Tore Johnsen (Non-Independent Non-Executive Director) - Member


Announcement Info

Stock Name DIGI
Date Announced 11 Jul 2017
Category Change in Boardroom
Reference Number C03-29062017-00019