Changes at the top of Deutsche Telekom’s Board of Management by the end of 2013
Dec 20, 2012
Ad hoc notification from Deutsche Telekom in accordance with § 15 of the Securities Trading Act (WpHG)
In today’s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom approved changes regarding the top of the Board of Management.
René Obermann, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, asked the Supervisory Board to be released from his duties as CEO as of December 31, 2013. The Supervisory Board has accepted his request and in mutual agreement consented to terminate his appointment at that juncture.
Chief Financial Officer Timotheus Höttges is to succeed René Obermann as of January 1, 2014 as CEO of Deutsche Telekom. Therefore, the Supervisory Board has decided to appoint him to Deputy CEO as of January 1, 2013, in addition to his current duties.
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