• Latest people movements include: Hans Jordan, Mattias Karlsson, David Blázquez, Daniele Sidoti, Jon Angus, Kirsty King, Markus Lloyd, Catherine Marks, Duncan Morris, Hiran Ravat, Helen Roberts, Victor Aloi, Gary Stewart.
People movement highlights
CompanyExecutiveActivityDetails
 Sources: Telefónica; various.

EUROPE

 

Telefónica Deutschland

Hans
Jordan

New role

Hans Jordan, Head of Brand Management & Media at Telefónica Deutschland (TfD), took on a new role as Head of Media, Sponsoring & Brand Data Analytics.

Mattias Karlsson

New role

Mattias Karlsson was appointed Head of Strategic Partnerships & New Business for Connectivity at TfD. He was previously Head of Global Connectivity for Telefónica’s Telco4Telco wholesale initiative.  

Telefónica España

David
Blázquez

Departure

David Blázquez, Head of Public Affairs Strategy at Telefónica España (TfE), left to become Chief of Staff to the Minister for the Economy, Employment and Competitiveness for the Community of Madrid (Comunidad de Madrid).

Daniele
Sidoti

New role

Daniele Sidoti, Global Program Delivery Manager for IT Digital Transformation at TfE, was promoted to Senior Product Manager for Consumer IoT.

Telefónica UK

Jon
Angus

New role

Telefónica UK (O2 UK) reassigned Jon Angus, Mobility Service Architects Manager, to become Head of Service Architecture for its business portfolio.

Kirsty
King

Departure

Kirsty King, Head of External Communications at O2 UK, joined American investment management services provider BlackRock as Director of Corporate Communications for the EMEA region.

Markus
Lloyd

Departure

Markus Lloyd, Head of Sales Operations for Business Sales at O2 UK, left to become Head of Market Performance and Operations at water retail market operator Market Operator Services Limited.

Catherine Marks

Appointment

O2 UK hired Catherine Marks as Head of Group Financial Planning & Analysis. She was previously Head of Special Projects and Investor Relations at financial services provider NewDay.

Duncan
Morris

Appointment

O2 UK appointed Duncan Morris as Head of Marketing Strategy. Morris joins from British retailer Marks & Spencer, where he was Group Head of Brand and Marketing for the Clothing and Beauty division.

Hiran
Ravat

New role

Hiran Ravat, O2 UK’s Head of IoT Reseller Channel, changed remit and became Head of IoT Partnerships & Alliances. In his new role, Ravat is responsible for the strategy of deriving new business through IoT partnerships.

Helen
Roberts

New role

Helen Roberts, Principal Bid Manager & Team Leader at O2 UK, was promoted to Head of New Business Strategy.

Wayra UK

Victor
Aloi

Appointment

Wayra UK, Telefónica’s startup accelerator unit, appointed Victor Aloi as Head of Communications. Aloi was previously Digital Media Director at US marketing communications agency Mullen Lowe Group.

Gary
Stewart

Departure

Gary Stewart, Managing Director of Wayra UK, announced he is leaving the unit after eight years. He is set to launch a start-up centred on “the lack of diversity in tech”.