Allianz emerging as Telefónica’s German fibre buddy

Network & Infrastructure

Allianz emerging as Telefónica’s German fibre buddy

Report suggests that project ‘Beethoven’ aims to exploit Telefónica’s Spanish fibre expertise.

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Products & Services

Telefónica adds cyber protection to insurance portfolio

The Group seeks to tap into new growth area to bolster its staid device insurance business.

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Strategy & Change

Telefónica distils Global Solutions

Kearney-orchestrated streamlining in line with Group restructure plans, and provides the opportunity for Telefónica to leverage its network reach further up the value chain. TIWS’ Beamonte to lead new unit, reporting into Tech boss José Cerdán.

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Partnerships & Alliances

Telefónica renews Deutsche Telekom deal as fibre plans accelerate

Renewed and expanded wholesale volume deal will remove the handbrake on Telefónica’s broadband products, and drive DT investment. While DT network currently focused on urban areas, Telefónica’s plans for a €5bn rural fibre network are reportedly nearing completion.

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People

Latest Telefónica people moves: new cloud ops and Movistar+ leads

Joaquin Cidoncha Puebla takes Tech & Cloud Operations Director spot. Movistar+ pay‑TV proposition casts new lead in the form of Francisco Menéndez.

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