Telenor has nominated René Obermann as new member of the Board of Directors of Telenor ASA, effective January 1, 2018.
German fibre-optic network operator inexio has taken over broadband provider smart-DSL GmbH based in Wiggensbach, Bavaria, effective July 31, 2017.
German fibre-optic network operator Inexio wants to launch a multiscreen IPTV platform in autumn 2017, expanding its internet and telephony service into a triple play package.
Dr Dirk Wössner, previously responsible for consumer business at Rogers Communications in Canada, will join the management board of Deutsche Telekom on January 1, 2018.
Private equity company Warburg Pincus has acquired a majority stake in German fibre-optic network operator Inexio; the deal has now been finalised.
René Obermann, former CEO of Germany’s national telco Deutsche Telekom, will become managing director and partner of international private equity company Warburg Pincus.
René Obermann, the former head of German telco Deutsche Telekom, will leave his CEO post at Ziggo in September 2014 at the latest, reports German news magazine Focus with reference to shareholder circles of the Dutch cable operator.
The new OTT challengers can be competors of the tradional cable operators, but they can also be partners.
If LIberty Gobal’s bid to take over Dutch cable operator Ziggo ia successful, the UPC brand will disappear.
Deutsche Telekom CEO Rene Obermann will become the CEO of Dutch cable operator Ziggo from January 1, 2014.