Paris, 26 February 2021. – Suri succeeds Pearce: Inmarsat has appointed the previous Nokia chief Rajeev Suri new CEO, the corporate introduced. Rupert Pearce will step down as CEO from 28 February 2021, after 16 years at Inmarsat and 9 years as a CEO of the satellite tv for pc operator based mostly in London’s East Finish.
Rajeev’s most up-to-date function was President and CEO of Nokia, a place he held for six years. Previous to that, he was the CEO of Nokia Siemens Networks for 5 years, a three way partnership firm that merged Nokia’s and Siemens’ networks companies. Since stepping down in August 2020, Rajeev has labored in senior advisory roles with non-public fairness corporations Warburg Pincus and Apollo International Administration, Inmarsat mentioned.
Rajeev most lately led Nokia’s management in 5G for communication service suppliers and diversified Nokia into new enterprise areas. He established an unbiased software program enterprise that grew to become a number one telecom software program enterprise, quadrupled the annual recurring income run price of the patent licensing enterprise and led a brand new foray into massive enterprise networks with double digit income development over