UPC Central Europe

UPC Central Europe takes control of Geneva region network

Liberty Global’s Swiss and Austrian unit UPC Central Europe has acquired full control of a municipal fibre optic network in the Geneva region. The move follows the decision of the Onex municipal council to sell its shares in TéléOnex SA and means that UPC, which until now has held a 49% stake in the network, […]

UPC Austria launches new Horizon service

Liberty Global-owned UPC Austria has launched the new version of the operator Horizon advanced TV service. The updated version of the platform comes with a new user interface with more visual elements to aid navigation along with additional information about shows and a quick overview of each title. The service also provides personalised recommendations, pause […]

Liberty Global Austria and Switzerland unit names marketing chief

Liberty Global’s Austria and Switzerland unit, UPC Central Europe, has named Anna Gatti as its new chief marketing, products and digital officer. Gatti replaces Ivo Hoevel, who is leaving the group. She was previously managing director of customer experience at the Liberty Global parent organsiation. Gatti will take up her new role on December 1 […]

Liberty Global unit acquires local Swiss player

UPC Central Europe – the Liberty Global unit for Austria and Switzerland – has acquired the local cable network operated by Regionalantenne Ermatingen AG (RAE AG) in Ermatingen in the canton of Thurgau in the north-eastern part of Switzerland. RAE AG has been a partner of UPC and its predecessors since 1989. The company’s network […]

UPC Central Europe unveils plan to roll out Connect routers

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Central Europe, which operates in Switzerland and Austria, is to provide 300,000 new Connect routers free of charge to customers across both countries. UPC is to deliver the new Connect boxes to existing customers as part of an ongoing upgrade programme. The 300,000 devices are expected to be installed by […]