Moscow. June 2. INTERFAX.RU – the New CEO Veon in Russia (“VimpelCom”) may be the current Vice-President of strategy and marketing at MTS group, Latsanich, the newspaper “Vedomosti” with reference to sources and confirmed the “Interfax” a source close to shareholders of MTS.
Another source close to “to Vympelcom” claims that we are not talking about personnel shifts in the Russian business unit, rearrangements affect global Veon. Global Veon April 2015 headed by Jean-Yves Charlier.
In MTS said that they knew about the plans of his top-Manager to leave the group. “We know the plans of the Vasil. We understand his career aspirations. We wish him success in his new position. Company is defined with the successor. But not in a hurry since the team strong and successful trend in the market continues,” – reported “Interfax” the press-service of the operator.
Currently, as head of “VimpelCom” is Kjell Morten Johnsen, he led the company last fall after leaving his post as CEO Mikhail Slobodin. Previously the company reported that Johnsen will temporarily perform the duties of the General Director of “VimpelCom” – until then, until you find a permanent candidate for the position of head of the operator.
“Kjell-Morten Johnsen on a recent meeting with the staff stated that it will continue to be CEO for a long time”, – said PR-Director of “VimpelCom” Andrew Snipes.
V. Latsanich before appointment, in 2011 as Vice-President of MTS on marketing was the head of “MTS Ukraine”. Since 2001, he led the marketing Department in 2005 took up the post of Director for marketing at “MTS Ukraine”.
In the period from 1996 to 2001, he held various positions in marketing and General management at Coca-Cola Amatil Ukraine Ltd, Coca-Cola Beverages Ukraine and Coca-Cola Bottlers Siberia, Coca-Cola Bottlers Krasnoyarsk.