TITLE

Alcatel-Lucent Calls for Overhaul

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;11/13/2008, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Paris, France-based Alcatel-Lucent overhauled its old leadership matrix and introduced a completely new business model along with a new team of senior group leaders made up of a number of outsiders. As part of the overhaul, Ben Verwaayen was appointed chief executive officer (CEO), Robert Vrij will head up the Americas, and Adolfo Hernandez will lead the EMEA group. According to the company, it has made a number of major changes to focus the organization more tightly on the customer and innovation.
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36586162

 

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