All Miguel Arias articles

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    Telefónica people moves: senior Vivo swaps


    Vivo names executive changes including operations and talent directors. Wayra’s long‑time leader Arias exits for Madrid VC. Truphone draws more tier‑one expertise with former O2 UK Transformation Director promoted.

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    Strategy & Change

    Telefónica simplifies structure of twin innovation engines


    Telefónica is continuing with housekeeping to tidy up its web of subsidiaries, with startup investment the latest focus. As well as a backroom streamlining, Telefónica Innovation Ventures can be seen tightening a focus on Group strategic priorities including blockchain and cybersecurity. Chema Alonso playing an oversight role ...

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    Telefónica targets partners for M&A add ons in security


    Group reaching into partner base for acquisitions to support expansion plans of new Telefónica Cybersecurity Tech division. Wayra investments maturing as two minority stakes upgraded to whole ownership. Reorganisation of assets for security expansion may be a template for revamp in cloud and IoT target markets. ...