Amsterdam, The Netherlands—4 May, 2016—Expereo, the global Cloud Access and Managed Networks Services operator, announced today three appointments to support the achievement of the company’s growth strategy.
Mr. Sunil Prashara is appointed Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Prashara was most recently Global Sales and Marketing Director (Enterprise) for Vodafone Group. His previous assignments include Global Head of Sales for Nokia Siemens, and Managing Director Asia Pacific for Accenture. Mr. Prashara has over 20 years’ experience in the global telecom and technology industries.
Mr. Remy Lammertsma is appointed Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Lammertsma was most recently Regional Finance Controller Asia Pacific for Orange Business Services. His previous assignments include various international finance roles for Orange Business Services. Mr. Lammertsma has over 10 years’ experience in the global telecom industry.
Mr. André Buren is appointed Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Buren was most recently Chief Technology Officer for vakantieveilingen.com. His previous assignments include senior management roles for San Francisco Bay area companies, global multinationals in digital media, and KPMG Consulting. Mr. Buren has over 20 years’ experience in the global telecom, ecommerce and media technology industries.
Expereo is majority owned by The Carlyle Group. Commenting on these appointments, Vladimir Lasocki, Managing Director of The Carlyle Group noted, “These three executives exemplify the experience, knowledge and diversity of Expereo. We look forward to working with them to support the continued global expansion of the Company.”
* * * * *
About The Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a global alternative asset manager with $183 billion of assets under management across 126 funds and 160 fund of funds vehicles as of December 31, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. Carlyle invests across four segments – Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Market Strategies and Investment Solutions – in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America. Carlyle has expertise in various industries, including: aerospace, defense & government services, consumer & retail, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrial, real estate, technology & business services, telecommunications & media and transportation. The Carlyle Group employs more than 1,700 people in 36 offices across six continents.
Expereo provides managed Internet and Cloud Access services globally. Expereo’s fully managed services are designed to support customers’ applications and business needs. Expereo has unique in-depth country coverage – anywhere. Expereo manages close to 3,000 partners across the globe, spanning all access technologies – from dedicated access to broadband and from fiber to wireless. Expereo’s unique access capabilities are complemented by a full suite of advisory, hardware and professional services. Expereo has offices in the Netherlands, United States, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Argentina, and Brazil.
# # #