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Head of Business Line Industry & Society, Vice President, Business Unit Global Services.
Mr Orvar Hurtig joined Ericsson in 2000 and has held various management positions within the Ericsson Group throughout his career.
In March 2014 he was appointed Vice President and Head of the newly formed Business Line Industry & Society within Business Unit Global Services.
From 2009 to 2014, Orvar Hurtig held the position as Vice President and Head of Service Delivery & Operations in Business Unit Global Services, where he led 40,000 employees in ensuring the company’s delivery of high-quality services and all types of projects, from network roll-out to upgrades to systems integration, for customers around the world.
From 2004 to 2008 he was Vice President Service Delivery & Operations Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Ericsson Ireland, and from 2002-2004 he served as Head of Global Service Delivery Centers EMEA. Prior to that, from 2002-2003, he held the position as Head of Global Expertise Center. Before this, from 2000-2001, he was VP Global Services for Ericsson-Hewlett Packard.
Mr Hurtig was born in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1964.