All Ramon Fernandez articles

  • dtw#114-orange
    Partnerships & Alliances

    Orange leans on DT buying ties to counter inflation


    Executives lay out anti-inflation toolkit in macro risk-inflected Q1 results call. BuyIn joint venture with DT highlighted as having an important role in dampening cost pressures. African ops described as “resilient” to Ukraine war shockwaves.

  • vfw201-tt-big-three-consolidation
    Strategy & Change

    Spain’s ‘big three’ agitate for consolidation


    Top execs at Orange, Telefónica, and Vodafone indicate ‘enough is enough’ in Spain’s hyper-competitive market. Telefónica Group COO says Spanish incumbent can play “facilitator role” for consolidation in a market that is “not sustainable”. Vodafone CEO’s patience running out on low returns from southern Europe; looking to “actively engage” ...