Oslo Calling

Mertens, Brian
July 2010
Forbes Asia;Jul2010, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p24
The article focuses on Sigve Brekke, chief of the world's sixth-largest mobile operator, Norway's Telenor Group. Since joining the company in 1999, Brekke has invested in Thailand's second-ranked DTAC and Malaysia's third-place Digi. Brekke has been using his leadership lessons learned as a Norwegian parliamentarian for running the Telenor business successfully in Asia. He says that Telenor is a people company rather than a technology company.


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