Corporate communications

Telefónica O2 Germany restructures its corporate communications activities

MUNICH. Under the management of Roland Kuntze, Vice President Corporate Communications, Telefónica O2 Germany is taking the opportunity of restructuring its corporate communications activities in connection with the integration of HanseNet, as of 1 April 2011. Albert Fetsch will be taking charge of the external communications department. In his previous post in the O2 press office, he was head of product communications for private customers. The corporate responsibility team is being taken over by Carsten Nillies, hitherto press spokesman at HanseNet. Matthias Winter remains head of internal communications.
Press contacts for mobile and landline (Alice DSL) communication and related areas at Telefónica Germany from 1 April 2011 are:
Albert Fetsch Head of external communications Topics: companies and finance, innovations
Carolin Eckert Press officer, products & sales for private customers Topics: tariffs and services mobile communication and Alice DSL, hardware, O2 More
Markus Oliver Göbel Press spokesman, technology & business Topics: technology & networks, business customer options, social media
Melanie Borsos (from 1 May 2011) Press spokeswoman, CR Topics: corporate responsibility, human resources
Telefónica O2 Germany GmbH & Co. OHG belongs to Telefónica Europe and is part of the Spanish telecommunication group Telefónica S.A. The Company offers its German private and business customers postpaid and prepaid mobile telecom products as well as innovative mobile data services based on the GPRS and UMTS technologies. In addition, the integrated communications provider also offers DSL fixed network telephony and high-speed internet. Telefónica Europe has more than 56 million mobile and fixed network customers in Great Britain, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany. According to a network test by "connect" magazine (edition 12/10), O2 is top of the list when it comes to reliable file downloads and champion in the telephony category. In the overall result O2 is on second position.