Know-how and communications agency Ericsson has introduced Rodrigo Dienstmann as the brand new president for its operations within the south of Latin America.
In his new position, Dienstmann shall be main the corporate’s enterprise in Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru and Uruguay. The chief will report on to Arun Bansal, president of the corporate for the Europe and Latin America area.
Previous to becoming a member of Ericsson, Dienstmann held senior roles at software program improvement and operations corporations Mobicare and Akross. Earlier than that, he served as a chief working officer at Vivo, the most important telecommunications operator in Brazil, and acted as chief government at Cisco Brazil.
In November 2019, Ericsson introduced an funding of 1 billion reais ($514 million) in 5G analysis, improvement and manufacturing in Brazil for interval between 2020 to 2025. In March, the corporate launched its first manufacturing line for 5G radios in Brazil, deliberate to fulfill the native and regional demand.
Ericsson was among the many corporations the Brazilian authorities visited throughout a sequence of worldwide visits promoted by the federal government, supposed to hurry up the method round Brazil’s upcoming 5G public sale. The Federal Court docket of Auditors (TCU) is presently analyzing the public sale discover, which was anticipated to happen in July.
At an occasion held final Friday (30) by Brazilian telecoms portal Tele.Síntese, the president on the nationwide telecommunications Company (Anatel) Leonardo Euler de Morais, stated the company can also be engaged on enhancements to the discover and the public sale ought to occur between late September and early October.