Numbers & Facts

Telefónica Deutschland, listed at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in the Prime Standard, leads the German wireless communications market by number of customers. The company offers mobile and fixed network services for private and business customers in Germany, including telephony, data and value-added services.

Company data

Corporate name Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG Main office: Munich Parent company Telefónica S.A. headquartered in Madrid, Spain Further subsidiaries of Telefónica Deutschland: Telefónica Germany GmbH & Co. OHG, E-Plus Mobilfunk GmbH, E-Plus Customer Support GmbH and others Founded O2 as Viag Interkom 1995, E-Plus Group 1993 1st October 2014: Fusion of Telefónica Deutschland and E-Plus Group Management Thorsten Dirks
-Chairman of the Executive Board
-Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Rachel Empey
-Member of the Board of Directors
-Chief Financial and Strategy Officer (CFO)
Markus Haas
-Member of the Board of Directors
-Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Network and certifications

Network infrastructure of mobile telecom
-Several thousand operated GSM and UMTS base stations
-The GSM mobile telecom network of Telefónica in Germany covers near 100 percent of the German population
-Wide parts of the population in Germany are reached via the LTE network. Rapid LTE expansion in urban areas: Outdoor coverage of 77 percent of the population by the end of 2015.
-The integration of the Telefónica and E-Plus networks (national roaming) is already leading to noticeable improvements of the network experience.
-Environmental management according to ISO 14001
-Quality management according to ISO 9001:2000 / 14001
-Deployment of DSL fixed-network telephony and high-speed internet

Business activity, operating figures and brands

Business activity Post- and prepaid mobile telecom products as well as innovative mobile data services based on GPRS, UMTS and LTE technologies for private and business customers Revenue Combined revenues: 7,89 billion Euros in the business year 2015 Customers
-Customer accesses: 48.6 million*
-Mobile accesses: 43.4 million*
-Fixed network accesses: 5.2 million*
-Product brands: O2
-Second and partner brands: AY YILDIZ, Blau, FONIC, netzclub, Ortel Mobile, simyo, AldiTalk, Tchibo mobil and several more
* Effective: end of June 2016

Numbers archive

Quarterly Results 2012
Quarterly Results 2011
Quarterly Results 2010
Quarterly Results 2009


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