Delta Partners appoints Boris Nemšić as its new Chairman of the Board
Delta Partners, a leading advisory and investment firm specialising in telecoms, media and digital, has announced the appointment of Boris Nemšić as its new Chairman of the Board.
Mr Nemšić has over 25 years of experience in the sector and first joined Delta Partners in 2011, to advise its Fund Management business. Following this, Boris became the first independent member of the Board of Directors in 2013 and now takes over from Kai Uwe-Ricke, former CEO at Deutsche Telekom AG, who has served as the Chairman for Delta Partners since 2010. Mr. Ricke will continue to be involved in the firm as a Non-executive Partner and Member of the Board.
Prior to joining Delta Partners, Boris held various CEO positions, including CEO of Vimpelcom (now Veon), the sixth largest mobile network operator in the world, Telekom Austria Group and Mobilkom Austria (now A1 Telekom Austria).
Boris has a PhD in Technology from the Technical University of Vienna and a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from the Sarajevo Technical University. He is fluent in German, English, Croatian, Serbian and Bosnian, and has knowledge of Russian.
Commenting on Boris’s appointment, Victor Font, Co-founder and CEO, Delta Partners, said: “We are delighted to have Boris take over as our new Chairman of the Board, bringing with him his extensive experience in the TMD sector. As Delta Partners transitions into a new phase, we will greatly benefit from Boris’ guidance and outside-in perspective in working towards achieving the core objectives we set for ourselves as part of our 2020 strategic plan.”
“We also would like to thank Kai Uwe-Ricke for his significant contribution to the business over the years as a Chairman of the firm, and are delighted he will remain with us as a valued Member of the Board”, he added.
Remarking on his new role at Delta Partners, Boris Nemšić commented: "I am honored to be able to serve as the new Chairman of the firm. What Delta Partners has managed to achieve in the last ten years is unparalleled in this industry, and I am very excited about the prospects and plans the company has ahead. I look forward to committing my time to supporting the company as we drive towards making those a reality.”
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