Nokia is a walking corpse. You heard it on the Silicon Hutong over a year ago. Now that chunks are starting to fall off the cadaver, will people start believing? Mobile networks Chief Sari Baldauf and senior staffer Jukka Bergqvist, also of the networking unit, join Matti Alahuhta, the company’s head of strategy.
Nokia is spinning this as natural progression. But wait…Matti and Sari were supposedly leading the pack for CEO Jormo Ollila’s job when he steps down in 2006. Leave on the verge of possibly getting The Big Chair? Stretches credulity a bit.