Before joining Nokia in 1998, he was the Chief Executive Officer of an Indian mobile operator Modi Telstra since 1995 (a joint venture between Australia’s Telstra Corporation and Modicorp of India). Prior to that he held various management positions within Telstra’s Corporate and Government Business Unit.
From 1982 until 1989, before entering the private sector, Beresford-Wylie worked for Australian government agencies responsible for taxation and for industry policy.
'We are taking our India lessons outside' ; Simon Beresford-Wylie, Chief Executive Officer of the world's second- largest mobile equipment vendor, Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN), is a veteran of the Indian telecom market.
May 17, 2009; Over 14 years ago, he played a crucial role in establishing India's first mobile network, Modi-Telstra, in Kolkata. Years later,...