Hannes Ametsreiter

Plume hires Ametsreiter for new advisory board

WiFi specialist Plume has hired former Vodafone Deutschland CEO Hannes Ametsreiter as part of a new four-man advisory board to advise its executive management team. Ametsreiter is joined by Cody Sanford, former T-Mobile Executive VP, and Mike Doonan, Managing Partner at SPMB Executive Search on the advisory board. Tony Werner, former CTO of Comcast who […]

Vodafone Deutschland extends CEO mandate

Vodafone Deutschland’s supervisory board has extended the mandate of CEO Hannes Ametsreiter by three years. The extension comes ahead of schedule. Ametsreiter has been CEO of Vodafone Deutschland since October 2015, and is currently nearing the end of his second term, as mandated by the board. The latest extension extendshis mandate September 2024. Vodafone said that […]

Deutsche Telekom promises investment in original content

Deutsche Telekom is planning to invest in original scripted content from next year and has set funds aside for the project, according to Niek Jan van Damme, managing director of the telco’s domestic German arm, Telekom Deutschland. Speaking on the opening panel at ANGA COM in Cologne, Van Damme said that Telekom took the view […]

Vodafone Germany to launch new advanced TV service in February

Vodafone Germany is to launch a new advanced TV platform, GigaTV, in February. The platform, which will integrate linear TV, on-demand video and apps from streaming services as well as multiscreen access to content via smartphones and tablets, will be available over the former Kabel Deutschland cable network. Vodafone Germany CEO Hannes Ametsreiter told Bild […]

Vodafone’s Humm to quit in European management restructure

Vodafone Europe CEO Phlipp Humm is to leave the group as part of a wider restructuring its European management organisation, with chiefs of the four largest European markets to report direct to Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao. Effective from October 1, Hannes Ametsreiter in Germany, Aldo Bisio in Italy, Jeroen Hoencamp in the UK and Antonio […]

Vodafone Germany appoints Telekom Austria CEO as next boss

Vodafone Germany has announced plans to appoint Hannes Ametsreiter as its next CEO, following news of his departure from Telekom Austria earlier this week.  Vodafone said that the board will decide on the proposed hire at its next meeting on June 30, with Ametsreiter then expected to take up the Vodafone Germany post on October 1. […]

Telekom Austria CEO Ametsreiter resigns

Telekom Austria CEO Hannes Ametsreiter has resigned his position in what the operator describes as a mutually agreed premature termination of his contract.  Ametsreiter, who has been chief executive since 2009, will leave his post as CEO of Telekom Austria AG and of A1 Telekom Austria AG – Telekom Austria’s converged fixed and mobile parent […]