VimpelCom CEO eyes smartphone opportunity – Mobile World Live

VimpelCom CEO eyes smartphone opportunity

11 APR 2012

In his keynote at Mobile World Congress, Jo Lunder, CEO of VimpelCom, stated that ‘small screen’ devices will dominate how residents in emerging markets access the Internet. “Mobile data will replace voice as the main revenue earner,” said Lunder. “We’ve seen smartphones drive up ARPUs by at least 10 percent.”