Executive Vice President, CEE & Nordic Regional HQ, Huawei
Kenneth Fredriksen joined Huawei Technologies Ltd in 2012. Recently he was appointed as the Executive Vice President of Huawei CEE & Nordic Regional HQ, overlooking the Nordic and Baltic Countries.
During 2016 to the end of 2019 he served as CEO for Huawei Technologies Sweden AB covering Huawei’s operations in Sweden and Iceland, while being part of Huawei Central East Europe and Nordic Regional HQ executive management team.
Before moving to Sweden Kenneth held the position as Chief Operating Officer for Huawei’s Central East Europe & Nordic Regional HQ, which manages 26 countries with around 2,500 employees. In this position Fredriksen was responsible for the Regional Sales, Business Development and Customer Relationship Management and Strategy execution across Huawei’s 3 Business Groups (Carrier, Enterprise and Consumer), in addition to overall regional HQ responsibility for the IT business unit, Cyber Security-, Information Security-, and Public Relation and Affairs management.
Prior to this, Kenneth Fredriksen held positions inside Huawei as the Head of the Nordic and Baltic Countries and Vice President of CEE & Nordic Region in charge of one Tier 1 Global Key Account. Kenneth Fredriksen has close to 20 years global telecom industry experience and prior to joining Huawei he held several director and management positions within other multinational companies among others Siemens AG.