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    Chanel allure forces BT Board change

    2022-05-12T16:05:00Z

    Leena Nair to step down from BT Board, following recent appointment as Global CEO of Chanel.

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    Mahomed leads raft of changes at BT Media & Broadcast

    2022-05-11T12:11:00Z

    Director Faisal Mahomed takes on broader portfolio role across Enterprise units. Commercial, Portfolio, and Sales leadership changes at broadcasting division.

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    New CEO in at Tesco Mobile

    2022-05-11T10:51:00Z

    Change of leadership at UK’s largest MVNO. New CEO again drawn from ranks of Virgin Media O2 co‑parent Tesco.

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    Telekom’s broadband partnering guru exits

    2022-05-11T10:08:00Z

    Dido Blankenburg, who has piloted Telekom Deutschland’s fibre agreements for the past four years, says his work is done. Broadband Cooperation unit to be dissolved. Telekom CEO Gopalan calls Blankenburg a “valuable sparring partner” on recently refreshed strategy.

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    BT’s supply chain digitiser ships out

    2022-05-10T10:25:00Z

    Adam Brown, exec behind BT’s Digital Procurement Garage initiative and wide-ranging buying operations overhaul, leaves to join Maersk.

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    Latest Deutsche Telekom people moves: T‑Mobile names Digital lead for enterprise

    2022-05-06T16:00:00Z

    Shaikh takes Digital reins at T‑Mobile for Business to drive US enterprise and public sector growth ambitions. T‑Systems Netherlands reshuffles leadership pack with new Country Board. German fibre JV GlasfaserPlus completes management line‑up.

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    Fries outstrips Read on earnings front

    2022-05-04T15:06:00Z

    Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries took home $62m in FY21, putting him ahead of peers at fellow large telcos including Vodafone’s Nick Read.

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    Latest Vodafone people moves: German leadership continues evolution

    2022-04-29T12:36:00Z

    Vodafone Germany CEO replacement named; Networks lead confirmed; and Commercial Operations lead filled temporarily. Vodafone UK’s strategy chief Dixit set to join former CEO Jeffery at Frontier. Vodacom SA CEO Sharma confirmed departure leaving vacancy at the top. Vodafone Carrier and Partner Markets names regional management changes.

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    Latest BT people moves: Gastey leads Global Manufacturing

    2022-04-22T14:31:00Z

    José Gastey named MD for new Global Manufacturing function, combining several industry verticals. BT’s divisional General Counsels swapped as Canham exits, Beckenbridge pivots, and Langlands moves. Better Workplace management tweaked as fit‑out contracts awarded.

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    BT alumnus Shaw takes KCOM top‑spot

    2022-04-21T14:55:00Z

    Tim Shaw, former BT Enterprise CTIO, takes Hull operator’s top‑spot. Set to drive “exciting transformation” under Macquarie owners.

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    Vodafone Germany names new CEO as Ametsreiter confirms exit

    2022-04-19T15:05:00Z

    Hannes Ametsreiter to pursue private investment career from July, when Microsoft’s Philippe Rogge will take the Vodafone Germany helm. Rogge, President for Central & Eastern Europe at Microsoft, chosen for his “pan‑European strategy”, says Group CEO Nick Read.

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    Latest Telefónica people moves: advisory swaps at Tech

    2022-04-14T09:35:00Z

    Telefónica Tech adds Jaime Bergel and Eva Fernández to its Advisory Board, taking membership to 14. New operations lead added to Technology functions in Brazil and Germany. Jaime Smith Basterra replaces long‑serving Telefónica non‑executive Peter Erskine on the O2 Germany Supervisory Board. VM O2 commits to establishing a FinOps ...

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    Victus Networks names new CEO

    2022-04-13T11:03:00Z

    Ericsson’s Antonios Chondros takes the helm at Vodafone Greece’s network sharing joint venture with WIND Hellas. Chondros replaces Dionysis Grigoratos, who departed in February to join New SIA Greece.

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    Deutsche Telekom people moves: Appel takes chairmanship

    2022-04-11T15:09:00Z

    New Chairman Appel confirmed despite shareholder criticisms. Europe’s Leroy completes management team with B2B Growth appointment. Magenta TV boss Schuld leaves the Group, with interim replacement in line. Makedonski Telekom’s CTIO Jovanović exits.

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    “Stability and continuity” key as Al-Saleh extends T-Systems stay

    2022-04-11T14:48:00Z

    Chief Executive agrees to continue leading the business until at least 2027. Will guide T-Systems through “the next phase” following four-year transitional period.

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    Telefónica‑backed content studio renews board

    2022-04-08T12:56:00Z

    Buendía Estudios elects Gayo Chair, with equal representation from Telefónica and co‑parent Atresmedia. Telefónica influence through Movistar’s Oslé, Movistar Plus+’s Burzako, and HQ’s Navarro.

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    GlasfaserPlus taps DT links to boost leadership team

    2022-04-07T14:14:00Z

    Fibre building joint venture brings in additional DT experience with two new hires. Voss named CTO; BuyIn’s Kleebaum brought onboard for Wholesale.

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    DT poaches Vodafone B2B marketing lead

    2022-04-07T13:16:00Z

    Elvira González Sevilla takes B2B reins at Deutsche Telekom Europe, replacing Ralf Nejedl. Former Vodafone Business Head of Marketing “completes” Dominique Leroy’s management team in key growth area.

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    Vodafone Germany names new Networks lead

    2022-04-05T13:22:00Z

    Richter moves from Group to lead German Networks function, with Weissbrich heading to Commercial Operations. Interim CNO Suceveanu exits for Liberty Global. Permanent spots for Baumann and Weissbrich still pending following shakeup.

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    Ofcom chair-elect “lacks knowledge” on digital issues

    2022-04-04T15:34:00Z

    Lord Grade, set to take the chair at the UK’s media and telecoms regulator, lacks fundamental experience on key issues of social media and online platforms despite strength in broadcasting. Competitive and transparent telecoms industry among Grade’s priorities. Cronyism concerns after Grade’s appointment followed by Ian Cheshire’s move to ...