Sari Baldauf new member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom
Oct 30, 2012
Sari Baldauf joins the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom AG. The Bonn District Court has appointed Ms. Baldauf to the Supervisory Board effective November 1, 2012 until the 2013 shareholders' meeting, where Ms. Baldauf is to be nominated for election. Hans-Martin Bury resigned from the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom AG as of midnight on October 31, 2012.
Sari Baldauf, who was born in Finland in 1955, held a range of positions with the Nokia telecommunications group between 1983 and 2005. From 1994 to 2005 she was a member of the company's Executive Board. Ms. Baldauf holds honorary doctorates from the Helsinki University of Technology and the Turku School of Economics and Business Administration. She currently sits on the supervisory boards of Daimler AG and chemical conglomerate Akzo Nobel NV, and is Chairwoman of the Board of utility Fortum Oyj and Chairwoman of the Executive Committee of software manufacturer F-Secure Oyj.
The Board of Management and the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom AG thank Hans-Martin Bury for his valuable contribution as a Supervisory Board member.
About Deutsche Telekom
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies with almost 130 million mobile customers, 33 million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as of June 30, 2012). The Group provides fixed-network, mobile communications, Internet and IPTV products and services for consumers, and ICT solutions for business and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in around 50 countries and has over 233,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenue of EUR 58.7 billion in the 2011 financial year - over half of it outside Germany (as of December 31, 2011).