Claudia von Bothmer responsible for Corporate Responsibility at Telefónica Germany

MUNICH. Effective immediately, Claudia von Bothmer assumes the position Head of Corporate Responsibility at Telefónica Germany. Most recently she led the PR & Communication area of McDonald's Kinderhilfe, the German Chapter of Ronald McDonald House Charities.
In her new role von Bothmer will report to Roland Kuntze, Vice President Corporate Communications. Among the tasks of the 37-year-old are the planning and implementation of the company's Corporate Responsibility strategy. One of the core topics is the youth programme Think Big, which was initiated in 2010 by Telefónica Germany and the German Children and Youth Foundation (GCYF). Von Bothmer is also responsible for the area of environmental protection. "With Claudia von Bothmer we have found an expert in Corporate Responsibility who is very familiar with both the work of a company as well as of foundations, associations and non-profit organisations," says Roland Kuntze.
Telefónica Germany GmbH & Co. OHG belongs to Telefónica Europe with its brands O2 and Alice, and is a part of the Spanish telecommunications group Telefónica S.A. The company offers post- and prepaid mobile communication products to both its private and business customers in Germany as well as innovative mobile data services based on GPRS and UMTS technologies. As an integrated communications provider, the company also offers DSL landline telephony and high-speed Internet services. For the fifth time in a row, 'Client Monitor Germany 2011' has confirmed Telefónica Germany as the network operator with the most satisfied mobile phone customers in the German market. Telefónica Europe has more than 58 million mobile and landline customers in the UK, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany.