Symbian Appoints New CEO

Nigel CliffordWireless device operating system developer Symbian said it appointed Nigel Clifford as its chief executive officer, to take over the post in June. Clifford has been in a number of companies, most recently CEO of Tertio Telecoms.
Symbian’s Q1 2005 shipments of phones based on Symbian OS totalled 6.75 million compared to 2.40 million for the same period the previous year, a year on year growth of more than 180%…the average royalty per handset is US$5.60. Total revenues for the period are reported to be