Alcatel-Lucent’s future is at risk: CEO

By Lucy Battersby – The global head of telecom equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent has warned the company could “disappear” if it is not allowed to proceed with a global cost-cutting program, as fears of job cuts sparked protests in Paris this week.

The Shift Plan was first unveiled by Mr Combes in June after he was appointed chief executive in April. The plan aims to “reposition Alcatel-Lucent from a telecommunications equipment generalist to an industrial specialist in IP Networking and Ultra-Broadband Access (mobile and fixed) at the heart of next-generation networks“. more>


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