AINMT appoints chief financial officer

Oslo/Stockholm, 22 May 2017 – AINMT Holdings AB (AINMT) has appointed Murat Erden as the AINMT group’s new CFO. Current CFO, Johan Michelsen, assumes the position as deputy CEO.

Mr Murat Erden is a highly experienced CFO with an extensive background from the international telecommunication and financial services industries. He was previously the Group CFO of NYSE-listed Turkcell – a major telecom player operating across nine European countries. As Group CFO, Mr Erden orchestrated numerous billion-dollar funding facilities for the group and oversaw its controlling activities including reporting, planning, budgeting and M&A valuations.

In addition to his role as Group CFO, Mr Erden held number of senior positions during his 15 years in Turkcell, both as non-executive board member at international joint ventures and Group companies, and as Group Director of Treasury, Risk Management and Procurement. He also founded and sponsored the Consumer Finance Company for Turkcell. Since 2016, he has managed his consultancy firm in London, UK. Mr Erden is a London Business School Alumni and holds an MBA from San Diego State University, USA.

Mr Erden will assume his role with AINMT immediately.

The current CFO, Mr Johan Michelsen, will at the same time start in the newly created position as deputy CEO.

“Our international footprint has grown rapidly in the past couple of years, so we saw the need to strengthen our team. We are very pleased to be able to attract such a highly accomplished CFO as Murat to the group,” says JD Fouchard, CEO of AINMT.


For further information, please contact:


Johan Michelsen, AINMT Holdings AB, +47 410 87 000


Endre Aaberg Johansen, Corporate Communications AS, tel: +47 41 61 06 05, email: