Alcatel-Lucent's head of services departs

Alcatel-Lucent lost its first executive since the merged company announced its new management team: John Meyer, head of Alcatel-Lucent's services business has left the company to become CEO of Acxiom. Alcatel-Lucent has appointed Andy Williams as the new president of the services business. Williams previously headed up the company's network-operations business for the services group.

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