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    Telefónica people moves: Cybersecurity & Cloud “almost complete”

    2021-03-25T15:15:00Z

    Telefónica Tech’s Cybersecurity Cloud carve‑out nearing finalisation. Former CIO Phil Jordan drops TalkTalk board seat. Alastria legal chief joins Telefónica. Álvarez‑Pallete adds backing to Code.org initiative.

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    BT Regulatory Affairs lead Cathryn Ross sets sail

    2021-03-25T11:30:00Z

    Regulatory Affairs Director and Executive Committee member Ross’s departure announced a week after Ofcom market review job‑done. Set to take newly‑created Strategy Regulatory Affairs role at Thames Water.

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    Karsch to drive Vodafone EU Cluster transformation

    2021-03-23T12:57:00Z

    Vodafone Germany’s Bettina Karsch set to take HR Director role for smaller European OpCos from September 2021. Move continues Group’s broader leadership transition programme with Della Valle at the helm.

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    Deutsche Telekom movers: T‑Mobile US names trio of CxOs

    2021-03-17T10:39:00Z

    T‑Mobile US appoints Callie Field Chief Customer Experience Officer, one of three new C‑suite appointments. T‑Mobile Czech Republic CEO brings in old friend Bellassai to replace outgoing Bóna as Commercial lead. Networks! rejigs Advisory Board.

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    T-Mobile CIO Cody Sanford exits amid IT–digital reshuffle

    2021-03-16T09:37:00Z

    Cody Sanford, Chief Information Officer and Chief Product Officer at T‑Mobile US, is set to leave to pursue “ external opportunities ”. Chief Operating Officer Brian King steps into CIO vacancy. Wider reshuffle flagged to support new digital strategy.

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    Co-founder of Vodacom’s IoT.nxt resigns

    2021-03-16T08:43:00Z

    CEO of South African IoT startup steps down in what appears abrupt decision. Move comes despite repeated talking-up of IoT.nxt’s progress and potential by parents Vodacom and Vodafone. Statement highlights new leadership will steer IoT.nxt’s “ journey of globalisation ” under Vodacom’s stewardship.

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    Transformation guru Baumann joins Vodafone Germany

    2021-03-15T10:54:00Z

    Former Microsoft transformation lead Heide Baumann named Director, Commercial Operations at German operator. Brings experience from BT, Liberty, and Three to Vodafone.

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    Vodafone people moves: Group tech rejig spreads out

    2021-03-12T09:25:00Z

    Donà and El Sayed share technology leadership at Vodafone UK. Vodafone Business builds out SoHo commercial team. Vodacom draws Paytm’s Kaul as financial services Super App emerges with its first “ tenants ”. YeboYethu rotates its board, with long‑time Chair Bassa set to leave. ...

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    Telefónica people moves: Cybersecurity & Cloud CIO named

    2021-03-11T08:40:00Z

    Flavio Reis takes CIO job at Telefónica Tech’s Cybersecurity Cloud unit, with ElevenPaths’ Sarwat also joining the ranks. Brendan O’Reilly gets replaced by Telefónica Mexico CTIO on the Cornerstone board, suggesting a new O2 UK CTIO may be in the works. Burzako fills in Oslé’s ...

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    Höttges achieves longest CEO reign at DT

    2021-03-10T12:50:00Z

    After seven years (and a few days), Tim Höttges outlasts predecessors. He is also the highest paid telco CEO in Europe. Sprint merger bonus puts his FY20 takings close to €7m.

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    O2 looks to Mexico for access network leadership

    2021-03-09T16:52:00Z

    Telefónica Mexico CTIO has replaced O2’s exiting Brendan O’Reilly on CTIL board and is taking a broader network leadership role in the UK. Successfully piloting Movistar Mexico’s customer migration to the AT T access network means incoming Calvo may be able to offer valuable support as Virgin Media/O2 ...

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    BT denies right royal dust‑up at the top

    2021-03-08T14:03:00Z

    Group moved to issue a denial of Jansen ultimatum as speculation swirls on du Plessis’ surprise departure decision. Two camps emerging, with some discontent at Jansen power moves, but CEO’s position appears safe for now. Beyond rumours and gossip, BT board looks starved of experience needed for ...

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    Telekom Deutschland’s Gopalan reshuffles top team

    2021-03-08T13:58:00Z

    Reorganisation targets greater synergies between Europe and Germany segments. Telekom Deutschland CEO Gopalan brings trusted lieutenant Almeida to Germany, to push key strategies. Abrahamson to lead newly‑combined Product Management & Digitalisation unit. Hagspihl returns to Höttges’ side with Strategic Projects mandate.

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    Teoh junior faces TPG ire after assault conviction

    2021-03-05T16:41:00Z

    TPG Telecom said to be mulling disciplinary options after son of Chairman David Teoh is fined for assaulting Uber driver. Shane Teoh’s position as Non-Executive Director apparently safe.

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    BT’s HR chief admits bumps in Better Workplace plan

    2021-03-04T10:08:00Z

    Pandemic holds up plan to concertina down to 30 regional hubs, although some movement is expected in 2021 . HR Director recognises the need to maintain hybrid working practices even after the pandemic has subsided .

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    BT people moves: Chairman du Plessis steps down from post

    2021-03-02T09:58:00Z

    Jan du Plessis relinquishes chairmanship after four years, Ian Cheshire emerges as potential successor. Former Chairman Michael Rake also seeks a change after stepping down from his Huawei UK posting. Sherman understudy Johanna Lim leaves for Amazon.

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    DT’s tech and M&A chiefs earn contract extensions

    2021-03-01T13:54:00Z

    Thorsten Langheim (USA & Group Development) and Claudia Nemat (Technology & Innovation) both pick up new five‑year deals. CEO Höttges underlines stability and momentum for the Group.

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    Telefónica moves: Oslé named Spain CEO; Almazor heads up Cloud

    2021-02-26T09:32:00Z

    Newly‑formed Unsere Grüne Glasfaser FTTH joint venture names a handful of team members ahead of anticipated approval. Movistar CEO rotates to lead Telefónica Tech’s Cloud unit, while Sergio Oslé takes the Spain spot. New strategic planning lead at Group‑level.

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    Vodafone people moves: Italy’s commercial leadership confirmed

    2021-02-23T15:51:00Z

    Veteran executive departures at the top of India’s Vi. Vodafone Hungary’s Enterprise Business Unit gets a new lead from Apple. Raimondi named Commercial Director in place of now‑Chief Commercial Officer Duilio.

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    Enterprise CTIO Karonis to exit BT

    2021-02-23T08:48:00Z

    Former EE technology boss signs off after decade-long stint spanning mobile operator’s 2016 integration into BT. Exit adds to list of executive changes at Enterprise and within BT’s broader tech and innovation functions.