Polystar

POLYSTAR APPOINTS NEW COO

Pressmeddelande   •   Feb 19, 2013 10:26 CET

Polystar, a leading supplier of Service Assurance, Network Monitoring and Test Solutions for the telecom market, today announced the appointment of Christian Ledin as the new COO, effective immediately.

With more than 15 years of executive management and leadership experience in the IT & Telecom industry, Christian Ledin has served in a variety of roles with globally recognised businesses. Most recently, Christian was the COO at Basset, a company in the Kinnevik Group, where he had played an active role in building up the business in North and South America, and successfully developed their international presence.

"Christian brings remarkable leadership and vision to the enterprise. He has a long experience that will help us keep driving the business forward, continuously reinforce and accelerate our global expansion, and address the needs of our ever-expanding international customer base. We see this appointment as a result of a long-term and active strategy to strengthen our management team and maintain Polystar's sustainable growth," says Mikael Grill, founder and CEO of Polystar.

"I'm very excited to join Polystar and help the company reach its growth projections. It's a true privilege to be able to join a company with an expansive market, a solid customer base, and excellent products," commented Christian Ledin.

Polystar is the premier supplier of Service Assurance, Network Monitoring and Test Solutions to leading telecom operators, service providers and network equipment manufacturers around the globe. Polystar's innovative product portfolio supports the complete lifecycle of new services and technologies—from design, pre-deployment verification and stress-testing, through roll-out, down to network assurance and service management of in-service mobile, fixed, IP or converged networks.

Polystar is recognised as one of the fastest-growing companies in Sweden. Since its establishment in Stockholm in 1983, it has experienced a continuous and sustainable growth, and evolved to a global presence, serving its customers in over 50 countries.