WIND Mobile appoints Pietro Cordova as Chief Operating Officer

WIND MobileWIND Mobile today announced that Pietro Cordova will take over as the company’s Chief Operating Officer from Gianluca Corti who is taking on a senior role outside of Canada with Wind Telecomunicazioni.

“This is a great day for WIND Mobile, VimpelCom, and for Pietro and Gianluca. Pietro brings a wealth of experience, accomplishments and enthusiasm to the role of Chief Operating Officer, and we couldn’t be happier that he is here to help fulfill our goal of becoming Canada’s fourth national wireless carrier,” said Tony Lacavera, Chairman and CEO, WIND Mobile. “Given his impressive list of accomplishments during his time as COO, I know Gianluca will be a tremendous asset to the $5.5 billion dollar fixed and mobile consumer business at Wind Telecomunicazioni. In the coming weeks we’ll work together to ensure a smooth and seamless transition process.”

Cordova is expected to continue following the current strategy “focusing on postpaid wireless customers, ensuring the highest-levels of network quality, and delivering industry-leading customer care.”

Cordova has been with Wind Telecomunicazioni since 2005. He previously held senior roles with the Atlantia Group and Telecom Italia. He also lived in Toronto between 1991 and 1998.

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