Management Team

Telenor Myanmar's management team consists of executives with significant experience from global telecoms and Telenor's Asian operations.

Lars Erik Tellmann

Chief Executive officer(CEO)

Lars Erik Tellmann assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer of Telenor Myanmar Limited in August 2016. He was part of the founding senior management team at Telenor Myanmar, as Chief Financial Officer since July 2013. Prior to this he was Senior Vice President and Head of Strategic Development in Telenor Asia. Tellmann has also served as Director and Board Member in a number of Telenor’s publicly listed mobile companies in the region. He joined Telenor in 2001, and has served Telenor Group in South-East Asia for over eight years. Tellmann holds a Master of Science in Business (M.Sc.) from University of Nordland (UIN) and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Heriot-Watt University.

Caroline Yin Yin Htay

Chief Financial Officer

Caroline Yin Yin Htay is Chief Financial Officer of Telenor Myanmar. She joined Telenor in November 2013 as Head of Accounting and Tax, and has more than 15 years of finance experience working across different value chains in the telecoms sector. She started her career in StarHub in Singapore, and later at Motorola Inc., where she helmed various roles including the setting up of the shared service operations in Penang Malaysia, ending with the position of Senior Regional Financial Analyst responsible for Asia Pacific and the Middle East.

Joslin Myrthong

Chief Marketing Officer

Joslin is the Chief Marketing Officer of Telenor Myanmar. He was part of the pioneer team at Telenor Myanmar, and in his previous role as Head of Sales and Distribution was responsible for setting up and deploying the company’s distribution model in Myanmar. He was previously from Telenor India, as part of its startup team, and where he was also responsible for setting up distribution across all circles. Joslin has been with Telenor for 7 years.

Gunner Bertelsen

Chief Corporate Affairs Officer(CCAO)

Gunnar Bertelsen is the Chief Corporate Affairs Officer of Telenor Myanmar. He is responsible for legal and regulatory affairs, government relations and business sustainability. Gunnar is a seasoned telecoms executive with more than 17 years of experience in various functions within Telenor Group and its subsidiaries. Gunnar Bertelsen comes to Telenor Myanmar from the position as Vice President of Regulatory and Government Relations for Region Asia at Telenor Group. He has also served for four years as Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs at dtac in Thailand.

Jai Prakash

Chief Technology Officer

Jai Prakash is the Chief Technology Officer of Telenor Myanmar. He is responsible for network operations and rollout. Jai Prakash has extensive experience in telecoms operations with 24 years in the industry. Before joining Telenor Myanmar, Jai served as Circle Technical Head for Bihar and UP (East) in Telenor India. He has been with Telenor for last 6 years.

Ronny Bakke-Naevdal

Chief Strategy Officer

Ronny Bakke-Naevdal is the Chief Strategy Officer of Telenor Myanmar. He has been part of Telenor Group for close to two decades, and has helmed senior management positions in Telenor ASA, Telenor Networks, and Telenor Next (Digital). Prior to Telenor Myanmar he was SVP for Top Management Support at Telenor ASA, and before that Head of Group Financial Services. He has also served as Chief Strategy Officer in Telenor Pakistan. Before Joining Telenor, Ronny worked in a number of business consulting roles in Viag, Interkom, Norconsult, and NSB.

Mrs. Selina Lomholdt

Chief People Officer

Mrs. Selina Lomholdt is the Chief People Officer of Telenor Myanmar. Selina comes from the role as Chief Human Resources Officer of Telenor Denmark.

Selina Lomholdt is a seasoned executive with 20 years’ experiencefrom HR and People Development. She comes from the role of Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) in Telenor Denmark. She has been central in transforming the operation to meet new market opportunities, and in building acompany culture focused on care, development, and collaboration. Before joining Telenor, she has held several management positions, including international roles in Dell and Radisson SAS Hotels.

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