About Heddy Ring
Heddy Ring is responsible for Digital Inclusion and Children’s Rights sustainability impact areas in Telia Company. She is responsible for target setting, strategy development, sustainability business integration across the organization and driving cross-border teams for strong KPI deliveries in her responsibility areas. This includes continuously assessing impacts on children’s rights in relevant business activities, providing tools for customers and employees to support children’s rights as well as actively contributing to relevant organisations and initiatives related to supporting children’s rights. In the area of Digital Inclusion, to reduce inequalities by bridging the digital divide, Telia is aiming to reach 2 million individuals via its digital skills programs by 2025. Heddy Ring has more than 20 years of experience focusing on social sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and partnership management in international energy, banking and telecommunication companies.
Global Child Forum has recognized Telia Company as a leader in The State of Children's Rights and Business- Tech and Telecom Benchmark. In the World Benchmarking Alliance’s digital inclusion ranking, Telia was placed 12th among 200 technology companies assessed, and fourth among those headquartered in Europe.