New Group CSO at Etisalat
Etisalat announced the joining of Dr. Daniel Ritz as Group Chief
Strategy Officer (CSO) This appointment comes to meet requirements of
the new phase the company is pursuing to strengthen its position
regionally and globally.
Dr. Ritz served as chief strategy officer at SwissCom and led an
effort to reorganize group strategy and corporate venturing. During his
previous engagements with SwissCom, he was also entrusted with the job
of chief executive officer of SwissCom Slovakia, where he initiated and
led turnaround of underperforming business.
Commenting on the appointment, Etisalat's group chief executive
officer Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar said: "The appointment of Daniel Ritz as
group chief strategy officer is at the heart of Etisalat strategy to
attract the best talent, and will bring further impetus to the
realization of the Etisalat Group strategy as it aims to become one of
the world?s leading telecommunications companies."