Telenor CEO visits Grameenphone


DHAKA, Aug 10, 2016 (BSS) – Reiterating Telenor’s commitment to Grameenphone and Bangladesh, its group CEO Sigve Brekke said network was the key to support Grameenphone’s digital ambitions in Bangladesh.

“Digitization will impact everyone and everything across the markets Telenor Group serves, and large companies like Grameenphone play a key role in enabling digital innovation and entrepreneurship,” he said while visiting Telenor’s sister concern Grameenphone (GP) recently, said a GP release today.

Grameenphone which has been running operation since 1997 in Bangladesh is leading the sector with over 5.5 crore subscribers.

During the short visit on Monday, Brekke conducted several internal meetings at GP House, the Grameenphone headquarters, at Bashundhara. He visited the new innovation centre, set up at the GP corporate head office and held a Town Hall meeting with Grameenphone employees.

Grameenphone CEO, Rajeev Sethi, and other members of the Grameenphone management team were also present at the Town Hall with the Telenor CEO.