President of Sony Ericsson USA Resigns

23 Mar 2009 | Financial , Sony Ericsson | 0 comments


According to an announcement made by Sony Ericsson today, Najmi Jarwala, president of Sony Ericsson USA has resigned and will leave the company at the end of this month. Jarwala has been president of Sony Ericsson USA since October 2005.

The company also said that as of April 1 2009, Anders Runevad, Executive Vice President of Sony Ericsson and Head of Global Sales & Marketing, will be taking over control of Sony Ericsson USA until a replacement is found.

Here's what Dick Komiyama, Sony Ericsson's CEO had to say:

"Under Najmi's leadership we have redefined our North American strategy, built operational excellence and strengthened our total presence considerably in this very important market. We are sad to see him leave Sony Ericsson after more than three successful years, but at the same time we wish him all the best for his future."