Sunil Sood, the current chief operating officer of Vodofone is now named as the new India CEO of the telecom giant. He will succeed Martin Pieters, a longest serving chief of any Indian telecom company (since 2009). Pieters is also referred as crusader for the telecom industry. The Vodafone India doubled the revenues and added more than 100 million customers during his leadership.
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- In 2014, Pieters was appointed as the Chairman of the Cellular Operators Association of India.
- Vodafone is a British multinational telecommunications company headquartered in London.
- The name Vodafone comes from voice data fone.
- Vodafone is the World’s second largest telecommunication company in terms of subscribers and revenues.