Miroslav Majoroš appointed new Telekom Romania CEO

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Telekom Romania group of companies announces that Mr. Miroslav Majoroš is appointed CEO, effective 1.1. 2016. Miroslav Majoros, currently the Chief Executive Officer of Slovak Telekom (CEO ST), will take over the Romanian operations leadership replacing Nikolai Beckers who will pursue new challenges outside Telekom.

 

With technical education, Mr. Miroslav Majoroš (56) held management positions in Slovak Television, IBM Slovakia and, in the last 13 years, in Telekom. Since 2010, he was Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Slovak Telekom. With Telekom Romania, his future strategic ventures focus on expanding FTTH and 3G/4G networks and progress towards operations legal merger.

 

Miroslav Majoros will remain the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Slovak Telekom.

 

OTE Group Chairman and CEO and Chairman of Telekom Romania Communications S.A. Board of Directors, Mr. Michael Tsamaz, stated: “I welcome Mr. Majoroš onboard our very important Romanian operations bringing valuable expertise from a similarly challenging market. I wish him every success in his challenging new mandate driving Telekom Romania towards the leading position, to the benefit of our customers, employees and shareholders”.

 

Mr. Miroslav Majoroš completed university education at the Faculty of Electronics and Informatics at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava and during his professional career supplemented his education through management education programmes at the Harvard Business School and Stanford Graduate School of Business. From 1994 to 2002 he worked at IBM Slovakia, reaching the General Manager position, while the last 2 years held this position also for IBM Czech Republic and Slovakia.

 

He has been Company President/CEO and a Member of the Board of Directors of Slovak Telekom since 2003. In 2005 he was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of Slovak Telekom. He was a member of the Board of Directors of T-Mobile Slovensko since 2003, and from the summer of 2009 to 30 June 2010 was the Chairman of the Board. He has held the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Slovak Telekom since 1 July 2010.