No reason has been given for her departure. Börje Ekholm, president and CEO, said: “Rima has been an appreciated member of our team for many years. We wish her the best in her new position.”
She will be succeeded in the short term by Niklas Heuveldop, who is chief strategy officer, and head of technology and emerging business. “A recruitment process has been initiated to appoint a successor,” said Ericsson.