By Gho Chee Yuan
KUALA LUMPUR (Jul 11) -- Malaysian telecommunications network service provider Digi.Com said Tuesday it has named Lars-Ake Norling as its new chairman, succeeding Morten Karlsen Sørby who has helmed the post since August 2015.
The appointment is effective immediately, the company said in a stock exchange filing.
Norling, 48, is Telenor Groups' executive vice-president for Developed Asia Cluster, and director and chief executive of Total Access Communication Public Company, Thailand, it added.
In 2006, Norling was appointed head of Telenor Sweden's fixed network and a year later he took on the position as chief technology officer of Telenor Sweden.
He subsequently served as CEO of Telenor Sweden from 2009 to 2014, and was CEO of Digi before joining dtac.
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