Huffpost Technology

Damian Dinning, Nokia Imaging Chief, To Quit Struggling Phone Maker

Posted: Updated:
DAMIAN DINNING NOKIA
Getty Images


HELSINKI (Reuters) - Nokia's long-time imaging chief Damian Dinning has decided to leave the loss-making cellphone maker at the end of this month, the company said in a statement.

The strong imaging capabilities of the new Lumia smartphone models are a key sales argument for the former market leader, which has been burning through cash while losing share in both high-end smartphones and cheaper handsets.

Nokia's Chief Executive Stephen Elop has replaced most of the top management since he joined in late 2010 and Dinnig is the latest of several executives to leave.

Dinning did not want to move to Finland as part of the phonemakers' effort to concentrate operations and will join Jaguar Land Rover to head innovations in the field of connected cars, he said on Nokia's imaging fan site PureViewclub.com.

(Reporting By Tarmo Virki, editing by William Hardy)

Earlier on HuffPost:

Close
Wearable Tech
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Former Nokia exec Damian Dinning announces he's headed to ...

Nokia imaging head Damian Dinning makes 'personal decision' to ...

Damian Dinning - United Kingdom | LinkedIn

Imaging Guru Damian Dinning To Leave Nokia On November 30th

Nokia imaging chief Damian Dinning to quit - The Economic Times

Nokia imaging chief Damian Dinning quits to join Tata's Jaguar Land Rover

Nokia lead executive in camera and imaging Damian Dinning is leaving the ...

Nokia imaging head Damian Dinning exiting the company later this month

From Our Partners