2018 Forum programme

Ms. Amanda Nelson
Ms. Amanda Nelson

Chief Executive Officer
Vodafone Hungary
Hungary

Biography

Amanda is an internationally experienced CEO, passionate about creating healthy organisations that are sustainable and successful. She has spent the last 20 years in Vodafone, working in Chief Finance, Commercial and CEO roles. Her experience extends globally, from Vodafone Group in the UK, to Japan, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Malta and Hungary.

Since January 2018, Amanda has been Chief Executive at Vodafone Hungary and Chairman of the Board since May 2019. In August 2019, Vodafone acquired Liberty Global’s UPC business in Hungary, and she is currently leading the integration of the two businesses. Together, they are present in1.8m Hungarian households, with over 2m mobile subscribers and around 1m fixed customers.

Amanda is a highly rated leader who can inspire and engage and is a keen advocate of diversity and inclusion and women’s equality. She loves spending time actively with her Family, and is a keen marathon runner.