Ericsson Promotes Insider to CTO Role
Ericsson promoted Ulf Ewaldsson to CTO, SVP, and Head of Group Function Technology & Portfolio Management. Most recently, he was the Head of the Radio Product Group at the company. He is also a member of Ericsson’s Research Board. Ewaldsson has more than twenty years of experience in product management, industry development, and customer relationship management.
CFO Departure at Nortel
Nortel Networks announced the resignation of John Doolittle, 47, as CFO & SVP of Corporate Services. Before this appointment, he served as the company’s VP of Financial Planning & Analysis, VP of Tax, and Treasurer. Before joining Nortel, he served as CFO & EVP at CCL Industries and VP of Finance at The Bank of Montreal.
Network Hardware Company Selects New COO and SVP of Engineering
Acme Packet has appointed Steven Aulds as the company’ new SVP of Engineering. Aulds joins Acme Packet from IBM, where he was in charge of development for the B2B and commerce business unit. Prior to that, he served as the SVP of Engineering at Sterling Commerce, which was acquired by IBM in 2010.
Also, the company promoted Dino DiPalma to COO from his earlier role as SVP of WW Sales & Business Development. Before joining Acme Packet in 2001, DiPalma was the VP of CALA Sales & Business Development at Sema Priority Call, a developer of telecom solutions for public networks.
Date range: December 27th - January 24th