Giuseppe Donagemma spent almost 15 years at Nokia before heading up the European operations for Nokia Solutions and Networks
Samsung has appointed Giuseppe Donagemma as head of Samsung Networks Europe (SNE).
He is charged with developing business opportunities and expanding the manufacturer’s mobile network business in Europe.
Donagemma was at Nokia for almost 15 years from August 1994 to March 2009. In that time he held a number of senior roles, including the Italy chairman and managing director and senior VP of the manufacturer’s global account with Vodafone.
Most recently, he headed up the European operations for Nokia Solutions and Networks (formerly Nokia Siemens Networks) for almost three years between April 2009 and February 2012.
Samsung president and head of networks Youngky Kim said: “Giuseppe is extremely experienced so we are confident that as our new head of SNE, he will support Samsung in strengthening its European network business.”