Tilgin announces CEO change

Stockholm, Sweden, November 18, 2014: Tilgin, a leading provider of solutions for multi-play and next-generation broadband access, announces a CEO change and has appointed Jonny Wetterborn as new CEO for the company from November 1st 2014.

After five years as CEO, Mats Victorin has decided to pursue opportunities outside Tilgin. The Board has decided to appoint Jonny Wetterborn as new CEO.

“We do not expect any impact on our business or daily operations due to this change.” says Johnny Sommarlund, Chairman of the Board at Tilgin. He continues “Mats gave the Board an early notification of his plans which enabled a well-planned succession including a gradual hand-over to Jonny Wetterborn.”

“I want to express the Boards gratitude to Mats for the development he has done of the company over these 5 years. Tilgin is now stronger than ever, has a foundation for continued growth and a strategic roadmap for the future. I also believe that we in Jonny Wetterborn have the perfect successor with the insight and ability to continue the positive development.” says Johnny Sommarlund,

Jonny Wetterborn is excited to take on his new role; “I really look forward to this new challenge and opportunity. Tilgin has a unique experience within the field, a solid portfolio and employees with world class competence. I feel confident that we as a company will continue to grow our foot-print within our field of expertise.”

Jonny Wetterborn was recruited to Tilgin in 2011 to take on the position as VP Professional Services. Prior to joining Tilgin Jonny worked at Ericsson AB where he held various senior position within consulting, sales and management in the Americas, Asia Pacific and Europe.

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For further information, please contact:
Johnny Sommarlund, Chairman, phone +46 8 572 386 86, e-mail johnny.sommarlund@mga.se
Jonny Wetterborn, CEO, phone +46 8 572 385 03, e-mail jonny.wetterborn@tilgin.com

About Tilgin
Tilgin’s high-performance, software-controlled home gateways and remote management solutions turn online homes into a profitable business for operators and a personalized experience of quality and simplicity for their customers. Our telecom-grade solutions allow for managed services – for triple play and beyond – to be introduced instantly and individually. With easy integration in operational and business support systems, they substantially reduce operators’ cost while creating loyal and satisfied customers and a strong brand. Tilgin systems and solutions are deployed at more than 100 operators in more than 30 countries giving Tilgin a strong client base with a broad international reach. Tilgin was founded in 1997. Tilgin is headquartered in Kista, Sweden, and has a network of international sales partners. For more information, please visit www.tilgin.com.

Tilgin AB 
Box 1240, 164 28 Kista, Sweden 
tel 46 (0)8 572 386 00, fax 46 (0)8 572 385 00 
info@tilgin.com   www.tilgin.com 
VAT: 556537581201


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Tilgin has more than 20 years of experience and expertise within the broadband industry which has generated a strong client base and a broad international reach which has generated that Tilgin’s systems and solutions are deployed at more than 100 operators in more than 30 countries. Tilgin was founded in 1997 with headquarter located in Kista, Sweden.Since the start, Tilgin has worked with its own gateway software as part of an overall delivery of premium gateway solutions, but has since 2014 a separate and dedicated business unit focusing upon the specific standalone software. Tilgin is now taking the next step forward by launching Open HGA, an open and modular software based platform for IoT, Smart Home solutions and services. For more information around our new Open HGA platform, please visit www.tilgin.com