Adventurers

Our man in Moscow

Our man in Moscow

Erik Adolf Englund was one of the early heroes of the telephone industry. Englund worked untiringly to develop and expand the telephone system within Imperial Russia up to autumn 1917, when the Bolshevik Revolution forced him to return to Sweden.

Operations started in Shanghai

Operations started in Shanghai

Ericsson began selling telephones and telephone equipment in China in the early 1890s. These sales were conducted via Schiller & Co., which was run by Gustaf Öberg.

Death in Juiz de Fora

Death in Juiz de Fora

Anders Ugo Persson departed for Rio de Janeiro by boat on November 19, 1929. Now he had been selected to supervise the construction of a telephone station in the small town of Juiz de Fora.