Roland Kuntze is new Head of Corporate Communications at O2

MUNICH/Germany. The Corporate Communications department of Telefónica O2 Germany will in future be headed by Roland Kuntze. He will be responsible for internal and external communications and the area of corporate responsibility. In his position as Vice President Corporate Communications he will report to CEO René Schuster. Stephan Becker-Sonnenschein is leaving Telefónica O2 Germany in order to address himself to new challenges.
Roland Kuntze first worked as a journalist and in various positions in Corporate Communications at Telefónica O2 Germany. Since 2007 he has headed the company's external communications as its press spokesperson. René Schuster: "He has lengthy experience as our press spokesperson and he has known the company for many years. That makes him ideally prepared for his new task." In his role as Vice President Corporate Communications, Stephan Becker-Sonnenschein made a key contribution to the reputation of Telefónica O2 Germany. René Schuster: "I would like to express my gratitude to Stephan Becker-Sonnenschein, who has successfully headed internal and external communications for three years."
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 about 55 million mobile and fixed network customers in Great Britain, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany.