Mladen Pejkovic will assume the position of CTO at Telekom Austria Group on August 1.

In his new role, he will be responsible for the strategic development of the new generation technologies and convergence in Group markets.

Pejkovic will also take over the position of management board member and CTO of velcom, which has been a Telekom Austria Group member since 2007 and is the leading operator in Belarus, with five million customers.

Pejkovic has been Croatia’s Vipnet, now part of the Telekom Austria Group, for 15 years.

Initially a member of Vipnet’s start-up team, he was CTO for 11 and CEO for four years.

Adrian Jezina, Vipnet Board Member for Multimedia, Cloud and Fixed Access since 2012, takes over the position of Vipnet CTO.