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People

T‑Mobile execs fill pockets after Sprint merger success

SEC filings show a bumper pay‑day for new CEO Sievert and CFO Osvaldik. Predecessors Legere and Carter picked up sizable severance packages.

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Partnerships & Alliances

DT and SAP to develop specs for EU’s Digital Green Certificate

The European Commission is aiming to launch the Digital Green Certificate in June. T‑Systems and SAP in a good position to pick up contract for actual set‑up of EU gateway. Germany has selected an IBM‑led consortium for its digital vaccination pass.

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People

Latest Deutsche Telekom moves: Werner named Zesch’s Magenta B2B successor

New Magenta CCO confirmed as Zesch readies to take CEO role elsewhere. Simone Wamsteker takes third seat at Detecon’s top‑table as HR lead. T‑Mobile US Chief of Staff heads off, as does Digital Security SVP.

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Partnerships & Alliances

Telefónica, Vodafone linked with Telekom Srbija tie-up

Duo namechecked by Serbian operator’s CEO as potential partners, and enablers of service-based expansion strategy. Partner Markets and Partners Program offer route to outside markets.

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Public Affairs

Deutsche Telekom’s EAN is legal — ECJ

DT partner Inmarsat welcomes European Court of Justice ruling and decries drawn‑out legal spat. Ruling “provides certainty” to existing EAN users and opens door to new customer alliances. ECJ guidance to be heard in pending cases, but national courts have final say.