HMD Global ropes in former OnePlus executive Adam Ferguson as Head of Product Marketing

HMD Global, The Home of Nokia Phones has announced the appointment of Adam Ferguson, former Marketing Director at OnePlus Europe. He will be responsible for product marketing strategy and implementation for the complete portfolio of Nokia Phones. Before OnePlus, he had held marketing positions at EE, Nestlé and Unilever. Ferguson will report directly to Stephen Tayler, Chief Marketing Officer.

Ferguson will be responsible for leading HMD Global’s overall product marketing strategy for the entire portfolio of Nokia smartphones and feature phones. Adam’s appointment immediately follows the appointment of Stephen Taylor as the company’s chief marketing officer as HMD Global continues to strengthen its leadership team following a number of new product announcements.

This news comes after the company’s first 5G smartphone, the Nokia 8.3 5G. The company is said to be working on the Nokia 9.3 PureView, successor of the Nokia 9 PureView which was introduced at the MWC last year.

Adam Ferguson, Head of Product Marketing, said:

As a mobile phone enthusiast, I am delighted to be able to work at HMD Global. There are not many devices that captivate the audience and inspire as much confidence as Nokia smartphones. I look forward to living up to this legacy and helping to offer fans of the brand what they expect: the best quality design and the latest technology at an affordable price.

Stephen Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer at HMD Global, said:

I look forward to working closely with Adam in his new role and am confident that the team can learn a lot from his experience. He is a marketing professional with broad experience in the global blue chip FMCG, telco and consumer tech business who will undoubtedly help steer our product marketing strategy in new and exciting directions.


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