Millet is succeeding Richard Moat, who stepped down as the CEO of the telecommunication company in April this year.

Thierry Millet (photo) has been serving as commercial director of Orange Romania since October 2005, and headed the customer service, marketing and sales department. Thierry Millet has been working at Orange-France Telecom for 20 years and held various positions in the group.

Richard Moat was appointed as managing director for UK-based T-Mobile’s mobile telephony division in May, according to Deutsche Telekom.