Mihai Ghyka was appointed as Chief Commercial Officer Consumer Business Unit, starting June 20, 2011.
Previously, Mihai has been the President General Manager of Bergenbier Romania (former InBev) and has worked for more than a decade across Finance and Marketing functions in the same company, both in Romania and in the Balkans Region. Mihai Ghyka was the Eisenhower Fellow Romania 2009, in the USA.
Ghyka will be replacing Karsten Wildberger, the current Chief Commercial Officer Consumer Business Unit who will be leaving the company as of August 1, 2011, and continuing his career with a new role within the Vodafone Group.
Wildberger joined Vodafone Romania as Chief Financial Officer in 2006, and 2 years later he was promoted to Chief Commercial Officer, leading all the commercial activities on the Consumer segment.
Vodafone had 9,196,742 customers at March, 31, 2011.